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The Princess & The Pea

We have these two college girls that live in our basement and one of them, M., has been working her darnedest to grow a little pea in a little pot in the kitchen window.

The pea has overcome seemingly insurmountable odds like being forgotten about for several weeks or being dropped and snapped in half.

Well, yesterday the pea met it's match. My other downstairs girl, E. committed an atrocious act of terrorism against M. and murdered the pea.

She made it look like such an accident too! One minute she was washing the dishes and the next there was a crash followed by her seemingly shocked gasp.

The pea had "accidentally" crashed into the sink. The soil surrounding the pea had "accidentally" fallen down the drain.

Poor pea.... it didn't have a chance.







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On a side note, another dear blogger has requested a view of my handwriting. I'm ashamed to admit it's atrocious and nothing like what a girls ought to look like, but I'll show you anyway.


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On a side-side-note, please bear with the background... I'm on a mission now, it will probably change again soon.

Comments

Meaghan said…
You are adorable :)

BeeTeeDubs (BTW :) )... I all the backgrounds but I think I like this one the most :)
Gr8Life said…
I agree I really Like this background!
heather said…
oh. the poor pea. never had a chance.

also, thanks for playin' along with the handwriting thing! i think you might be my only friend! ;)

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Mutterings of a Middle-Aged Dreamer

Use your words, my dear sweet soul, they are inside of you... So find them. Write, you silly girl, write so hard the world will never forget you.
But does it matter if the world remembers you? 
Age begins to press its hands upon your chest and the need to be remembered seems to increase with the pressure. 
Stop.
That's not a line of thought you're interested in pursuing. 
Live in the now.
Does it matter if the world remembers you if your neighbor is going hungry? 
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