Just not in front of people.
Honestly, she does.
She even says sentences, I swear.
My child has decided that speaking is best reserved for her parents and in private. This wouldn't be an issue, except for the occasional 3am wake up because she must practice 'E-I-E-I-O' at a high decibel rate. Except, when we tell folks she talks, they look at us like we're just new parents who are deluded. Eh, I figure when she is on tv accepting her Nobel Peace Prize, she'll have the last word, literally.