Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea. —Henry Fielding

17 December 2012

Family Rules

This conversation was about actual games: Oh Hell, Forty-two, Briscola – that sort of thing.

My sister: Listen, she doesn't necessarily have to go home, but we are not playing any games after six pm.
Me: Does she turn into a pumpkin after six pm?
My sister: She turns into a buffoon after six pm.