|The nipple that wouldn't stay on
|The nipple on
baby's milk-bottle has not
. It has had
a lot of times today. The last time it did come off, Elsie did say, "I wish it would stick tight this time." I was standing by with the bacon she was sending back that she did borrow from the
. When I did hear her express her wish, I did tell her I had knows of a way to make that nipple stick tight on the baby's milkbottle. She said, "That's nice -- I don't know of a way." Inside me I had feels she ought to have knows of a way -- now that her babies are two. But I had sees how it was she had not knows of a way; on her lamp-shelf back of the
there is no bottle of china-mending glue guaranteed to stick. I
up to the shelf and there was not any.
Center for Electronic Studying, University of Oregon.
February 6, 2003.