I got to skype with some delightful folk in the UK today, and they sang me a song about “floating on the bayou”, which I must admit, I don’t think I’ve ever head the word “Bayou” come out of a British mouth before, and I giggled a bit.
However, due to time differences, what was, for them, a lovely, post-supper chat, for me was…something I had to set an alarm for.
I logged on and I was greeted with enthusiasm and the opinion that I looked “Like a sleepy little hedgehog”, which I think might be one of the most spectacular things I have ever been called in my life, *ever*.
Apparently, I looked something like this:
or possibly this:
’cause I really don’t think they meant this:
(I think in reality it was probably more like…this:)
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