Shamelessly Currying Favor with Ellie

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My wife is tutoring kids via Zoom. In the background you can hear her student's 5 year-old brother arguing with his mother. The fact that the argument is in Chinese does not make it any less adorable, nor any less comprehensible.
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Argument is over. He's now practicing his spelling (in English), but also chattering excitedly in a mix of English and Chinese.

My wife's student continues to work on his essay.
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when you wake up as the queen of the n=1 kingdom and mount your steed non sequiturius, do you look out upon all you survey and think “damn, it feels good to be a green idea sleeping furiously?" - dhex
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Slip inside a sleeping bag.
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Why can't that be MY yard? (Except that I'd run out to hug them and get mauled)
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Slip inside a sleeping bag.
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Slip inside a sleeping bag.
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Slip inside a sleeping bag.
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Slip inside a sleeping bag.
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Slip inside a sleeping bag.
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"Dude she's the Purdue Pharma of the black pill." - JasonL

"This thread is like a dog park where everyone lets their preconceptions and biases run around and sniff each others butts." - Hugh Akston

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"Dude she's the Purdue Pharma of the black pill." - JasonL

"This thread is like a dog park where everyone lets their preconceptions and biases run around and sniff each others butts." - Hugh Akston

"That's just tokenism with extra steps." - Jake
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Ahahahahaha <3 <3 <3
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THIS SPACE FOR RENT
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when you wake up as the queen of the n=1 kingdom and mount your steed non sequiturius, do you look out upon all you survey and think “damn, it feels good to be a green idea sleeping furiously?" - dhex
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I will save that kitty!
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"Dude she's the Purdue Pharma of the black pill." - JasonL

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"That's just tokenism with extra steps." - Jake
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Slip inside a sleeping bag.
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