So the picture attached is me with my “robot head” from yesterday’s school performance. It was hilarious. I thought I was going to die between the claustrophobia, dancing like a fool, and laughing like a hyena. My students were very impressed, especially because I knew to “shuffle”. How amazing is that head by the way? An 8th grader made it! Those eyes are flashlights. Amazeballs! I have to comment right away at the amazing 6 songs that popped up today. Holy Awesome!
I drove to Tahoe yesterday after work to finally see my parents and meet their new puppy Quinn, who is precious. I am sort of hanging out, but really, I am working. I was supposed to come up two weeks ago, but snow and a horrible head cold forced me to cancel. Unfortunately, my stack of grading is out of control, so Mr. Sam Cooke’s song is definitely appropriate for the theme of this weekend.
I have made the sad mistake of calling Quinn Darby, several times. All three of us wince each time Darb’s name comes out. We all keep doing it though. This poor puppy has some big paws to fill. Her big sister was pretty special. It’s funny how we are with dogs. Or even pets in general. This is our family’s 6th. We’ve been pretty lucky with almost all of them. Actually, any time spent with a family dog is pretty lucky.
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