"But mum, you have a message': Girl interrupts mom during live TV bulletin
All is calm. The children are playing peacefully.
Is it safe to make that important call now? Should you risk it?
You dial, you listen to the line ring on the other end.
"Hi! Thanks for taking my call. I've been wanting to talk to you about..."
All hell breaks lose, the children are fighting each other for your attention, you can't hear yourself think and you have to end the call in a hurry, apologising profusely with promises to call again when you a moment.
Many working parents will relate to this scenario.
But on live TV?
However, not many of us work on live TV so the chances of being interrupted at work by a small person in front of an audience of millions is small.
But not impossible, as this newsreader mom discovered on live TV:
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