One of my silly hens has gone broody. She has six or seven eggs on her nest. I hope she gets them hatched and feathered out before it gets too cold. The ones above were hatched out in July.
An actual conversation with Mom:
Mom: Who's that girl? (Pointing at the neighbor girl (who used to watch Mom for a few hours a couple of days a week) as she was driving away.)
Me: That's Melissa.
Mom: Who is Melissa? (Looking at me.)
Me: That girl (Pointing)
Mom: Oh, what's her name? (Looking at Melissa.)
Me: (whimper) Melissa...