Tuesday, March 18, 2008

Hard Times at The HomeFront Corp

Sally and Francie have been pushing a doll stroller full of dolls and toy food through the kitchen and living room.



Francie: Hi, Mom. Sally and I are on our way to the market.


Me: Okay, hon.


Francie: We are playing sisters who live together.


Me: Sounds nice.


Francie: We always take our children with us.


Me: That's good.


Francie: And we are widows. But we are okay with that.

Slightly depressive imaginations? We're full up, thanks.

11 comments:

  1. "Not that there's anything WRONG with that...."
    LOL!
    Is that because their brother didn't want to play along?

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  2. Sounds like a plan to me (a good one)!

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  3. Anonymous10:09 AM

    Oh, the humanity! I never even got to meet my sons-in-law.

    I wonder if I liked them?

    Grandpa L

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  4. Has Francie been reading "Little house?" How funny!!

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  5. Marguerite11:23 AM

    at least they did not try to barter the babies for food....

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  6. Here I sit, eating a little snack, and I almost spit it out right onto my computer when I started laughing. LOL

    Thanks for the giggle!

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  7. that is the funniest thing EVER!!! your kids are fantastic

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  8. Children can be oh so brave.

    Aimee- if you are laughing, does this mean Bun is letting you sleep here and there?

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  9. Well at least they didn't say they killed their husbands :) And they are playing together nicely. That's always a bonus. Hope things are calming down for you on the Bun front.

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  10. It's just so much more convenient not to have to make excuses for an absentee father.

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  11. proof of just how resiliant kids really are. widowed at such a young age, and yet, they push on. i mean, groceries don't just buy themselves, right?! :-)

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