Tidewater Traveler by George W. Sellers, CTC
Le’Go for LEGO What parent or grandparent has not observed a young boy break the seal of a colorful box – a rattling box – and dump hundreds of brightly colored plastic pieces onto a table? I know that statement screams “Sexist,” but honestly, I have very rarely seen a little girl excited about a LEGO construction set.
I think some psychologists surmise that little boys – of all ages – like to be in control of the world around them. Construction models and layouts allow them – okay, us – to build gadgets and micro-communities that we can manipulate and govern. Those of us who grew up in the forties and fifties will recall how
U. S. Capitol made out of Legos. 161