“And the seasons, they go round and round,
And the painted ponies go up and down.
We’re captive on a carousel of time.
We can’t return, we can only look, behind from where we came,
And go round and round and round in the circle game.
I think the rule for cats is something like “one litter box for each cat, plus at least one extra.” So 5 cats = at least 6 litter boxes.
Regarding Moe, I watched a show called “Celebrity Animal Encounters” and Moby talked about when as a child he found an abandoned days old kitten they named Tucker. They had this cranky old Dachshund that basically took on the role of Mom to Tucker and did everything except nurse him. The dachshund couldn’t stand anyone else, but when Tucker got bigger, let the kitten crawl all over him and chew on his ears. Tucker lived a good long life despite being abandoned as a baby.
Connie is the same age as Elly, Greg is probably a bit older since his two daughters were teens a few years ago. They probably wouldn’t qualify for a baby or even a preschooler. And with three kids already in the house they might not qualify period.
Irma, you wanted all these fweakin’ cats, you watch them and lets the boys run to the store.
I remember in college starting every semester by taking the schedules for all my classes and making up a single list of dates for tests and papers due. October 10 – English paper dueOctober 15 – Accounting testOctober 25 – Philosophy testNovember 5 – 1st part of Accounting project dueEtc.
She’s planning to be an elementary school teacher.
I wonder if that was my parents when they found out I was on the way. They were in their 40s and had 5 kids already, age 7-16.
The purpose of a middle name is to let you know when you are in BIG trouble.
And a word of advice, if you want to formally name your child something traditionally seen as a nickname ie. Joe, Jack, Sue, Beth, send them to school with a copy of their birth certificate to avoid arguments with the teacher.