Friday, October 13, 2006

Cornflower Quote


I pounced on the unsuspecting Cornflower, who was quietly reading on her bed, and began tickling her. She laughed and laughed, gasped for breath, and I stopped and lay still.

"Do it again.... Mom? Do it again... Do it again! Mom?"

"Ah-ah-ow-rrr! I'm gettin' you, little monkey!" I tickled and tickled and she fell into hysterics, finally shouting something I didn't understand.

"Ant! Ant!"

I thought perhaps she was having trouble with insects.

"What are you saying?" I stopped tickling and gave her a kiss.

"Aunt! You know, like Uncle?" She snuggled closer. "Aunt-- I'm ready for you to stop."

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