January 7, 2006

Thirdmate's B-Day

Stop over and say “Happy Birthday” to a fellow denizen of “The SC” — neighbor Thirdmate.

Katie Couric and he are commiserating.

Posted by James at January 7, 2006 12:31 PM
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Your family's presence made the day. I hope the girls weren't too alarmed by the size of the cats. Although M's wide-armed exclamation of "FAT!" (when asked what the cat looks like) is still ringing in some feline ears. Ah, youth.

Posted by: ThirdMate at January 9, 2006 7:04 AM

If only poor kitty could hear the things she says to me. :-P

Yesterday we were selling cookies at Stop and Shop, and one of the Girl Scouts who is taller than I am said, "That lady's short!" when a smallish woman walked by, and I just started laughing.

This age (10-11) is so funny, because in ways they can be very sophisticated, and in ways they're still very "little girl." After I explained that it was funny because I'm very short, she turned red and leaned against her mother.

Posted by: Maggie at January 9, 2006 10:56 AM

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