Sunday Whirl: Wordle #496

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‘It’s inhumane!’ she shouted.
‘Vile, evil! How dare you spring it on me like that!  Why must I toe your line and wait? In a few years I’ll be old enough to vote and do as I please. Why can’t I go?’
Tobias tried hard to suppress his smile.
It was a shame he had to take such a firm stance, she looked so cute standing there all riled up, but after quite a bit of soul searching, he and the wife tossed for it. He lost so had to be The Bad Guy and thought why was it always a race to grow up?
She was only fifteen and any hope she had of going to a disco held as much water as a sieve. He sighed.
Teenagers!!!

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I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination and wacky sense of humour which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and am a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! We have recently lost our beloved dog Maggie who adopted us as a 7 week old pup in March 2005. We decided to have a photo put on canvas as we had for her predecessor Barney, and now have three pictures of our fur babies on the wall as we found a snapshot of my GSD so had hers done too. From 2014 to 2017 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat where we made strong friendships both on and off the water. We were close to nature enjoying swan and duck families for neighbours, and it was a fascinating chapter in our lives. We now reside in a small bungalow on the Lincolnshire coast where we have forged new friendships and interests.
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4 Responses to Sunday Whirl: Wordle #496

  1. murisopsis says:

    Ah, the rush to achieve independence! Only to discover once you get there that responsibilities suck all the fun out of it!

  2. Lisa says:

    Good decision, but maybe mom and dad could have shown a united front and told her together. It makes me wonder if mom wants to try to stay “friends,” and let dad get blamed for all the rules.

    • Some parents can be like that. I usually got the short straw with the foster kids, though if they wanted a one on one, we had a key sentence and it was the same for everyone. I was always the bad guy with ex partner’s youngest as I wouldn’t give in to his whims and whines like everyone else did.

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