Re: [gardeners] Why isn't my mother speaking to me?

John Harman (
Wed, 17 Jun 1998 12:41:14 +1000 (EST)

On Tue, 16 Jun 1998, Catharine Vinson wrote:

> Dear list,
> Earlier today, I mentioned that Mother called to let me know she was 
> safely home from her most recent trip. She said she was going to unpack 
> and then tour her garden to check on the progress of the six squash 
> plants I'd suggested she tuck into the plot and that she'd call me with a 
> report within the hour.
> That was three hours ago. I just called her. My father answered the 
> phone. He was polite, but I could tell that he was under some strain. He 
> told me that it would best if I not call "for a while."
> Tell me, what do you guys think this means? Has anyone ever had a similar 
> experience?
> Chatty Cathy

	Sounds like you've interrupted a fight to me. :)