Saturday, May 11, 2013
on board the "equator"on the schooner "equator" stebenson made a cruise in the central pacific, visiting the gilbert islands + the samoans, landing at apia 1891.
She said, “We’re downsizing.”
I said, “IT’S A DEMITASSE CUP, FOR CRYSAKE!” I was determined, and I let her know it. She’ll learn I’m not one to be pushed around – not at my age. After all, the only reason I didn’t sell it two years ago when I bought it is because it has a thin, tight, short line near the handle, but I enjoy drinking good coffee from a good little cup, and that line doesn’t bother me at all.
I kicked the kitchen cabinet – one hinge broke and the door fell sideways. Sammy the Cat thought this must surely be Armageddon, but I can’t help it. When I put my foot down - game over.
Friday, May 10, 2013
I actually hate adding warnings like that because the people who’d do those things are the same people who tend to breed with abandon, passing the nitwit gene on and into the genetic makeup of all mankind. Thankfully, most of them marry within their own family. Rarely does the feral dunce “marry up.”