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Monday, February 14, 2005

No Short-Bus Jokes, Please

Bus jokes that are short are fine.

This afternoon Phil took the school bus home from pre-school. He actually started his adventure at around 11:30a, but didn't get dropped off until 12:15p Most kids live one to a long winding street, so it takes awhile. There were still 2-3 kids on the bus when Phil got dropped off; at least he didn't have a lonely ride home. Here are some pix: And the father put down the digital camera and gathered up the boy in his arms. "O frabjous day! Calloo! Callay!" he chortled in his joy ... no, wait, wrong story.

At any rate, it was the boy's first bus ride without his parents. If anyone wants to spot him Greyhound fare, he's ready to come see you now that this milestone has passed.

Mikesell

9 Snarky Remarks:

Wow. Not long until Phil will be ready to visit me in "Kanga"land on his own!!
Anonymous Anonymous, at 4:02 PM  
Yep, all we need is a really long bridge and a southbound bus.

How's summer treating ya down under?
Blogger Chris, at 4:19 PM  
Summer? We've had floods (140mm of rain in 24 hours), and on one day the temperature dropped from 97F to 64F within a few hours! Not many stinkin' hot days luckily.

Other than that, it has been good.
Anonymous Anonymous, at 3:30 PM  
"No Short-Bus Jokes, Please"

You took all the fun out of my day, Chris. Glad he made it home safe & sound.

Separation is a good thing! And I can relate about the shoe wars. Nothing worse than getting almost-out-the-door and then having a conflict.

My son has sock issues. So this year, damn the cost, he has 24 -- yes, 4 weeks worth -- of Gold Toe socks. The only kind I've found that prevent last minute fuss attacks.
Blogger WildBlueYonder, at 10:53 AM  
Oh, someone else that loves Jabberwocky! Mike, you're all right. And here I've been just stopping by to see your kid.
Blogger Katy, at 10:23 PM  
Oh dear. Chris, you're okay, too. (blush)
Blogger Katy, at 10:27 PM  
wtf is this?!
Anonymous tish catsafracis, at 9:53 PM  
by the way, you dont want to know what wtf means (hehe)
Anonymous tish catsafracis, at 9:55 PM  
wtf is what, tish? (I know wtf wtf means).

BTW, how'd you happen upon the school bus pix?

--Chris
Blogger Chris, at 11:26 PM  

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