The rules

Once, David asked me whether I wanted a Magnum ice cream, and without thinking I replied No, I’m not allowed to have those. He looked at me strangely until I realised I’m an adult and can eat whatever I damn well please. It’s funny, the things that follow us from our childhood. Needless to say,…

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On (not) growing up

In the town house where David and I used to live, we would drag our mattress up and down the stairs. — You see, we wanted a movie night. And so we set up camp in the living room. There was popcorn and flashlights and a blanket fort. Furniture was rearranged and then climbed over.…