Re: [gardeners] The End Is Near (
Tue, 14 Oct 1997 21:20:32 -0400

At 06:19 PM 10/14/97 -0400, jaime wrote:
>Liz Albrook wrote:
>> I sure hope your Momma raised you right, i.e. afraid to go outside 
>> without your undies on.  :-)
>She did indeed raise me right.  Unfortunately, I never was very 
>good at minding her.  :\   I do believe I mentioned to Margaret 
>that these could also be called moonflowers.  <VBG>
>What I did discover after this episode is that _all_ my 
>neighbors watch my garden in the morning.  I nearly always go 
>out very early in a longish t-shirt, I nearly never can remember 
>I've got nothing else on and I never ever can resist deadheading 
>or pulling weeds.  (I adore that snicking sound when you 
>pull the whole weed.)  

No Jaime, it was that *snickering* sound, caused by neighbours gawking at
your moon-and-stars.


Since my knees are lousy, I have no 
>choice but to bend from the waist.
>I had no idea I was providing daily entertainment for the 
>neighbors.  Now I know why Rachel mentioned that I'd lost so 
>much weight a couple of months ago.  I didn't think she'd seen 
>me since she returned from Florida.  Heh.
>Jaime, who is red-faced & grinning but will most likely forget 
>all about this embarassment by the time that first warm spring 
>morning comes around again.