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, January 11, 2010
plays well with others?
First grader Lola was upset when her older sister quit playing a game with her and burst into a room, handed Iris a note, and ran out. Iris looked at the note and said incredulously, "Lola just gave me a note saying 'Play another round or you go hell"!?" When that note failed to pay dividends, Lola acquired a huge poster-sized piece of paper and wrote, "ANOTHER ROUND OR GO HELL love Lola" in foot-tall letters.
Posted by the Drunken Housewife at 6:42 PM
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It may have been more effective if it had been signed off by Audrey
What a speller, and she remembered the love, this kid is going places!
I am so not ready to be a parent because I would have laughed until I wept. Is that bad parenting?
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