Friday, December 07, 2007
The True Cost of Rubber Chicken
The Fall rubber chicken circuit is in full swing again. Lots of evening events, celebrating all manner of good things. Each one worthwhile in itself, though they add up.
This morning, at home:
The Boy (weakly): I didn't get to play with you last night.
I'm going in late today, so we can walk to school together.
Perhaps not the effect you're looking for, but a nice image anyway (esp. imagining the robe over whatever you might have been wearing at that moment: a suit, a sweater, an old t-shirt).