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Wednesday
Dec032008

Yes, Mommy Still Loves You

E-stack.  Thanksgiving dirty dishes.  Night class.  Two of them.  Job interview.  Finals on Saturday.

I (heart) you, but I also (heart) the ability to, like, eat, and to walk past a kitchen not teeming with eColi.

back tomorrow at:  mbe@drinktothelasses.com

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Reader Comments (8)

I wish I was close enough to come wash your dishes for you. I'm good at that. You wouldn't want me helping with the e-stack unless it was to record the grades or something similar.

Looking forward to your return and news on yesterday's interview.

December 3, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterHunter House Mom

Maybe you could convince Josh he needs practice washing dishes?

Good luck with the interview.

December 3, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterCJ

I feel the pain. The first paper I graded today had both malevolent and mellifluous in the fist sentence. It was not a good sign. Luckily, that class only has nine students so the pain should be brief, if not tear-inducing. I shall eat a giant cookie in your honor.

December 3, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterArmyWifeSteph

CJ-- Oh, no, Josh the Pilot is way too good at laundry to stick him with the dishes. They are the result of cookies, so I gotta pay for the sugar.

December 4, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterMB

Wow, MB, so now you're a college-teaching, night-school-attending, e-stacking freelance writer? And maybe soon to add another title due to this interview thing? It is perfectly OK for the kitchen to be in shambles while your career is flourishing.

At least, that's what I tell myself to feel better about the mess...

December 4, 2008 | Unregistered Commenterj.s.

Oh, yeah - let JTP stick with the laundry. Although my hub doesn't hang/fold/put away in the manner I prefer, I do love that I don't have to spend all that time with the dirty clothes....

December 4, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterRLR

JTP should be good at the laundry. He's been folding and putting away his own since sometime in elementary school. That was one life-skill I knew a future spouse would appreciate, especially my DILs. BTW - he does know how to do dishes too :)

December 4, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterHunter House Mom

Oh, I certainly do appreciate it. He's the best folder I've ever met-- my clothes have never been so wrinkle-free :)

December 4, 2008 | Unregistered CommenterMB
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