& # 39; I thought every child was going through a pyrophase! & # 39; Lisa Wilkinson of the project admits as & # 39; obsessed with fire & # 39; as a child and even had trouble burning down a fence
Lisa Wilkinson admitted that she had had a strange fascination for fire when she was a child.
Appear on Thursday's episode of The project, the journalist confessed that she and her brother would light together and grow up regularly.
The 59-year-old TV presenter said about the live program: & # 39; I thought every child was going through a pyrophase where you're just a little bit obsessed with fire. & # 39;
Her candid confession came after a segment was sent to a kindergarten to defend their decision to teach toddlers to light fires safely.
While the package was being broadcast, Lisa had made an amazing comment about her own experience with fire on the panel.
The choice to publicly invite her, co-host Peter Helliar brutally asked: & Lisa, I heard you were a bit of a pyro when you were a kid. & # 39;
Lisa and the rest of the panel appeared to have heard the joke, with everyone on the desk laughing hysterically.
& # 39; I asked all of you while it was busy … because I thought every child was going through a pyrophase in which you are a bit obsessed with fire, "Lisa explained.
Starting fires: Lisa Wilkinson admitted having a strange fascination for fire when she was a child and saw that she once burned an entire fence. Pictured next to Waleed Aly on The Project
Incited: apparently the 59-year-old TV presenter had made an amazing comment about her own experience with fire, which led co-host Peter Helliar to call her
Pete confessed that he was & # 39; an explosion & # 39; remembered when he was little, but insisted that it wasn't a bit too dramatic.
& # 39; Some afternoons after school, my younger brother and I liked going to the backyard and lighting a fire, & # 39; Lisa continued.
& # 39; I don't know why. We literally lit a fire and looked at it and then went inside. & # 39;
& # 39; I asked all of you while it was busy … because I thought every child was going through a pyrophase where you are just a bit obsessed with fire & # 39 ;, Lisa explains
She said it stayed that way until she got into trouble with her father.
Lisa revealed that she was in her bedroom when her father came in and asked if she and her brother had lit fires in the back yard.
Then he told her they had burned the entire rear gate and after that incident Lisa said she had learned her lesson.
& # 39; Some afternoons after school, my younger brother and I liked going to the backyard and lighting a fire, & # 39; she confessed. Pictured next to (L-R) Peter, Waleed and Rachel Corbett
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