“There are ever-recurring miracles in everyday events” from The Secret Language of Birthdays by Gary Goldschneider & Joost Elffers

Sophia Marin by © Camila Gargantini

Image by © Camila Gargantini

An Interview with Sophia

Q. What is the best memory you have from a previous birthday?

A. When I had my party at Air U and I did a flip in front of all my friends.

Q. How about the worst? And why?

A. My dance birthday when my friend was skipping too fast and I almost fell down.

Q. What was the present you’ve received for your birthday that surprised you most?

A. My little American girl dance studio from my friend Makenzie.

Q. Is there a food or dish that you insist on eating on your birthday?

A. Cake and Pizza.

Q. What do you believe is the most important aspect of celebrating a birthday?

A. Having fun with friends and family.

Q. Do you have any traditions or thing you always do to celebrate a birthday? What is it?

A. We always open my presents at my Nonno and Nonnas house.