I also asked Jessica about flip turns because I think it's about time. She suggested that I practice somersaults on land and that I remember to breathe once I actually start practicing in water.
After we've climbed for a while, we usually ask one another how many routes we have left in us.
Me: I'm done.When I repeated this joke to Leah and Mike, it was like someone hit the instant replay button. Their faces slowly crumpled upon hearing the punchline. Patti got in on the joking too.
Patti: I don't see your fork.
Me: It's in my forkarm.
Jessica: I'm going to change.As we were leaving, we exchanged holiday greetings. Leah was trying to spare me a sweaty shirt when I pulled her in and said Have yourself a sweaty little Christmas.
Patti (while slipping her arm around Jessica): Don't change. You're lovely the way you are.
Me: Don't go changing...to try to please me...
And, now, I can't get this song out of my head...