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Re: CULT:children

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: CULT:children
  • From: "John I. Jones" <jijones@ix.netcom.com>
  • Date: Wed, 24 Jun 1998 20:31:37 +0000
  • References: <19980624224128.4615.qmail@hotmail.com>

Jan Clark wrote:
> Thanks to Lorraine and Kathy for their response. I have saved the
> commandments for later use. No. 8 has me puzzled. How do you stop a
> young child from asking a zillion questions?
> The situation is: Other peoples young children (too young to read)
> romping with MY dog in MY garden (with MY permission), when I'm teaching
> older siblings to play piano. Last years irises grew safely behind a
> fence in my old veg. garden, waiting for new garden beds to be built.
> This year they are everywhere. I shall have to devise an education
> program, including growing seedlings on my studio window sill. The kids
> loved watching the PCN's growing like this last year.
> Perhaps the greatest threat is a well aimed blow from my ex tennis
> playing mothers walking stick!!
> >>.....  the shorter the person the bigger the purse!!
> What DO you mean Lorraine?? Do they knock the pods off with their
> purses, or do they ... heaven forbid... nick the iris pods and fill
> their purses with them???
> Jan Clark, a short (and insulted - 8-)) Aussie.
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