Tuesday, 22 May 2012

hiatus


Woman Ironing
(La repasseuse)
Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973)


I regret to announce that
due to the fact that I spent
too much time at the weekend
admiring my shiny new iPad
there is a slight laundry crisis
that I must attend to.

Can you talk among yourselves?

13 comments:

  1. Why, yes! Although, I fear the laundry crisis is quite catching!

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  2. That's the sort of crisis I can relate to. Good luck with dealing with it!

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  3. I think Apple should have named it the Shiny New iPad rather than the New iPad. Much more catchy!!

    Good luck with Mount Laundry, I'm on the way up myself today.

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  4. I'm lost in borrowed Steam Cleaner Land. Nothing is safe from my attentions.

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  5. We need to mount a rescue mission for Lucille....

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  6. It must be catching - my washing line snapped under the weight of three loads on Saturday afternoon. Now all those clothes whose creases would have fallen out as they dried, need ironing. Yawn.

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  7. I have found that if I leave the folded laundry in piles for long enough, the creases flatten themselves out.

    The iPad is responsible for any number of housework failings here.

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  8. Oh Alice, if ironing makes you look or feel like that poor woman, don't do it, sez I!

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  9. I think someone else is sneaking their laundry into our house - every time I turn round there's another pile.
    Thank you so much for your lovely email.

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  10. tawnypoppetMay 22, 2012

    Life is too short for hours spent ironing - just do the absoluuuutley necessary - which in my home is hubby's shirts and pillowcases :))) Angela x

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  11. I'm still under that spell, it doesn't go away in a hurry :-) Enjoy!

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  12. Life is far to short for ironing, just leave it - nobody will notice a few creases, especially in this heat.

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