Rosamund’s worries were unfounded. I finished the jacket for Upstairs Baby in due course, and he came down for a fitting.
While I have no children and do not plan to have children, rumors that I have coffee every week with Cinderella’s stepmother and the witch from Hansel and Gretel are utterly unfounded.
In the dim recesses of my memory lurked an image of my late grandmother, the tailor, embroidering perfect five- and six-pointed stars on a client’s fancy party outfit.
Since last Thursday’s sneak preview, Rosamund has made the rounds of the neighborhood in her new superhero costume, knit from HiKoo Simpliworsted.
In the pantheon of superheroes, there’s only one whose adventures I enjoyed as a child. The others bored me. Rosamund likes her, too; and is a princess, a protector, and a survivor in her own way.
The Adventure of the Warm Puppy: Part Four For an introduction to what goes on in this column, click here. For the the first part of this adventure, click here….
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