“Henny is looking much more like our lovable fourleg and less like an alien this morning,” Thalia hummed. “Grateful for the vet, medicine, and Typist’s husband who can get eyedrops in the resistant wiggler.” “I’m grateful to have the floors mopped, checkbook balanced, and tax materials gathered before medicapalooza begins,” Nia said. “Starting tomorrow we have almost six straight days of appointments… our only day off from C is Sunday.”
Everyone could use a Nia, tax season or otherwise! And how lovely to have Van Morrison’s voice wafting up in the notes above the table. Hint: Tupelo Honey Great teamwork, Fab Four!
An emphatic copula did walk into a bar. 😁
"copula : the connecting link between subject and predicate of a proposition" (because I had to look it up)