Meandering anecdotes and an occasional incisive comment, courtesy of an overeducated, feminist former-professional, who is continually outsmarted by her overly-gifted children and genius spouse and who seeks refuge in books, cocktails, and the occasional Xanax.
Monday, March 12, 2007
and so the insanity continues
Hours after Iris Uber Alles has gone to first grade, Lola says in a whiny voice, "Iris has a thinner neck than me! My neck is as thick as this!" (indicating base of neck).
Me, bemused: "Is that a bad thing?"
Lola: "Yes!" (lapses into incoherent whining over relative neck size).