Stone Soup by Jan Eliot

Stone Soup

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  1. slug_queen

    slug_queen said, about 2 years ago

    Heh. The promise of using bad words with impunity will get them every time. Just wait till she discovers Chaucer!

  2. somebodyshort

    somebodyshort said, about 2 years ago

    Looks like Val’s cooking. I fear more bad words coming.

  3. samvadi

    samvadi said, about 2 years ago

    Holly seems to enamoured to the bard….

  4. psychlady

    psychlady said, about 2 years ago

    Whatever gets them to read and do their homework!

  5. Tirasmol

    Tirasmol said, about 2 years ago

    I was hooked from the moment I read Hamlet! (anyone see Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead?)

  6. pschearer

    pschearer GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    Country matters?

  7. riverhawk

    riverhawk GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    Forsooth! Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.

  8. BobBlumenfeld

    BobBlumenfeld said, about 2 years ago

    Holly just might have found a pastime to rival basketball. And given she’s already a drama queen, who knows where this might go.

  9. JPuzzleWhiz

    JPuzzleWhiz said, about 2 years ago

    With apologies to CCR:

    “I hear….bad words a-rising”

  10. JPuzzleWhiz

    JPuzzleWhiz said, about 2 years ago

    “See? Shakespeare CAN be fun!”

    Would you be willing to SWEAR to that, Joan?

  11. JPuzzleWhiz

    JPuzzleWhiz said, about 2 years ago

    The funny thing is, she’s actually referring to a donkey.

  12. cactuslady100

    cactuslady100 said, about 2 years ago

    OMG Holly is doing something that requires a little bit of brain power without being forced??

  13. Agingstoner

    Agingstoner said, about 2 years ago

    In the book “Babe the Gallant Pig”, which my fourth graders read and loved every year, Fly is referred to as “the collie bitch”. I had to spend fifteen minutes every year explaining that one before we started reading!

  14. Doctor11

    Doctor11 GoComics PRO Member said, about 2 years ago

    I like reading Shakespeare, too.

  15. Gokie5

    Gokie5 said, about 2 years ago

    When I took a class on Chaucer in grad school, we had a teacher who must had Asperger’s or something. He acted very nervous, and spoke so softly that we had to shut the classroom door, sit as close to him as possible, cup our ears, and lean forward. We read some of Chaucer aloud, with as close as possible to the original Middle English accents, and I had to read a passage that nearly gave him the vapors. Chaucer was no slouch when compared to Shakespeare.

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