March 21, 2018
Dog bowl in hand. Red plastic smooth against my hand. (two scoops of medicated kibble, 2 tablespoons of canned food, 1 pill)
what’s on the agenda for today?
Coffee carafe filling in the sink. Filtered water only. Beans from canister ground to right consistency. Coffee percolating.
No literacy meeting, teacher meeting at 7:30.
Lunch, Refrigerator door, corned beef today? No kraut. On the side? 1 slice of bread seems plenty.
Meeting with parent and teacher at 8:20 this morning.
Blog posted. Read a few. Visions of India, house sparrows, clotheslines.
Who’s facilitating the meeting?
Weather report. More snow on the way.
Can I be quieter?
Favorite skirt. swirly blue. Same black sweater.
Perhaps it was just last time. She was surprised by information.
Hair drying. Head down. Boots need polishing.
He’s made so much progress.
Two bracelets. Earrings. What was that? Five pieces of jewelry?
Extra eye cream. You look tired. Two coats of mascara. Why are my right lashes shorter than my left? Lipliner, then lipstick.
How do I look?
Two bracelets. Matching earrings.
What was that tip? Five pieces of jewelry.
Have a good day called from the stairs. Coffee carafe, water bottle, lunch, handbag, book bag.
Bring it on.
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