Wednesday 08 December 2010

A career path opens up

Charles is planning on having a birthday party sleep over. As part of this, Mom offered him some pre-printed invitation cards but Charles disdainfully rejected them in favor of making his own invitations in his own inexplicable Charles style. “Our own little Martha Stewart!” I remarked to Mom, which lead to think of what kind of show Charles could have … something like ‘Design Explosives!” in which Charles would carefully mix exotic ingredients to get just the perfect little shaped charge. “Now, this oxidizer is something I get special from Peru. It adds just the right touch to the burn and has a delightful little after-bang. For the shape I have selected this hand crafted mold from Japan that I found in a little boutique on my last trip …”

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