When she finally emerged, she began taping things to her door.
Here is what I found when she finished:
I gave my proud Mommy response of "Oh wow, you did a great job!"
(Not having a clue what I was looking at.)
This is what I figured out.
I had her tell me about her very clever and elaborate trap.
There you have it.
Maybe after ALL the leprechaun traps created through the years, my child will be the one that gets lucky. She, at least, is forever hopeful.
Wait until she gets a load of what the leprechaun is going to do to our house!