Posts in Category: emma

the house of arguments

Excellent conversation with the eldest, E:

E: You know that house on the TV where they have all those arguments ?
N: Big Brother ?
E: No, the Houses of Parliament

why, silly me

“Of course it’s nice. It’s got sugar on top”

Aha. I’ll try to remember that then.

iraq redux

Comment from the big one after viewing a trailer for a news documentary on Iraq which opened with the statue of Saddam Hussein being pulled down:

“Some people like that. Some other people don’t”

Possibly the shortest and most unarguably accurate statement on the whole affair so far…

small sayings

head mystery teacher

tukey == turquoise