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Meghan Cox Gurdon: The flashlights and bowling pins of a youngster's mind

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"Are you a man or a woman?" "It has to be a yes-or-no question." "Oh, right. Are you a man?" "No." "Aha! You're a woman!" "Yes." Outside, rosy-fingered dawn was stretching across the dark Saturday morning sky. Inside, the youngest daughter and I were curled up together playing Botticelli, a guessing game that works a bit like 20 Questions. It was my turn to pretend that I was any person in...

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