You know how you’ll cook or assemble something to eat, and someone will ask, with genuine interest or approval, “What’s in this?” And you tell them?
There’s nothing like a kid (or a picky adult) for asking that question in a tone of darkest suspicion. That puts my back right up.
The kids learned early on to watch their tone when they asked that question. I gave the same reply to, “What is this?” “What’s this stuff?” “What are those green things?”
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Today, Charlie and I have been married 38 years. Here are my celebratory nails.
A WRITING PROMPT FROM ME TO YOU: Write about a suspicious celebration.