She found her brother's new anteater and ran to her room to bring her own bug sucker to the party. And make no mistake, it was a party. It was a party to celebrate Baby Brother. She told me so, for she was using discarded painter's tape to dress them in their party clothes.
December 7, 2009
Still life with revelers
In honor of the occasion, I present her explanation for their attire via a couplet:
Baby Brother's a boy, Mama. "I know, love." You do?
That's why I needed them to wear this tape - because baby boys like blue.