Monday, March 07, 2011


We've instructed the girls that "fat" isn't a nice or polite word to use in reference to people. Objects or animals, sure. (As in, our cat Sabine is EXTREMELY fat.) But people, no.

The other night at dinner this subject briefly came up in conversation, for some reason.

Julia: You shouldn't call a person fat.
Me: No.
Julia: Unless they ask you.
But that probably wouldn't ever happen.
Unless if it was a clown.
Me: .....


Donna said...

Well... Fizbo the clown would certainly NOT want that word to be one to reference him.

(You watch "Modern Family," right?)

Christopher Tassava said...