Originally from April 25, 2006.
. . . but a group of colonists has come. . .
. . . and seems to have settled at my feet.
The girls decided this morning that they both had to be as near me as possible, so this was their solution. (Obviously, I was not consulted, or I would have come up with something a little less on the . . . um. . . obnoxiously close side.) I discovered that you can actually do dishes with more than 40 pounds sitting on your feet. Lovely.