JOINING BEVERLY'S PINK SATURDAY TODAY, EVEN IF PERIPHERALLY
in your tea? Would you like DIRRRRRT in your tea? What if you had SOCCCCKKKS in your tea? (none of those questions MINE, of course, but cause of great levity and occasional spillage.
Yesterday, when Victoria and Mama entered Mr. Burrows' shop and sat down, he greeted the pair and handed round menus.
Though she's quite literate and verbose for four, there are still a few little lingerings from her toddler days which sprinkle her conversation with words all her own, mostly little malaprops which make me smile every time. Soon I'll have to correct her before someone at school laughs at her usage, but just for today, I'm gonna leave them as is:
Just a few months ago, she finally said "scrambled" at breakfast, instead of her usual request for "Spranneled eggs." I think those sound charming and delicious, don't you? Wonder if that new cookwares store has a Sprannel Pan.
She has a glass of NILK with her lunch.
When you get a manicure, you get Pail Nolish on your Thingers.
I think Dear, Dramatic Cyril would have been delighted with that.