Stone Soup by Jan Eliot for January 23, 2011
Stone Soup by Jan Eliot Alix: Holly? Where's Mom? Holly: Work. Some emergency. She'll be back in a couple of hours. Alix: But I wanted to go to a move! She's ALWAYS working. Alix: Why can't she be a stay-at-home Mom like everybody ELSE'S Mom?? Holly: Sara Thorsen's mom works...Linny's mom works...Meg's mom works...Camille's mom works... Alix: STOP. Holly: Mom's all over the WORLD work, Alix. Get over it. Holly: When you're done feeling sorry for yourself, Gramma said she'd take us to the movie. BLAT Alix: Once I get on a roll, it's hard to stop. Holly: BEEN there!!