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, December 17, 2013
the wisdom of Lola's mother
Lola has been taking quotations from her idols, such as Einstein and da Vinci, and making inspirational posters at school. I suggested immodestly that she make one with some quote from me.
"What do you say? I don't remember anything you say," said Lola dismissively.