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.
Tuesday, June 15, 2010
"Mommy! Lola just did that thing that bothers you!" Iris said insistently.
"But if I didn't see it, it didn't bother me," I argued. Iris was unaffected by this reasoning.
"But Mommy, she did that thing that bothers you," she said with her chin stuck out stubbornly.