Click on Menu above to view previous pages

Maeve Binchy owed the citizens of Dublin half her fortune in royalties because of how she famously evesdropped and stole conversations. Tony Curtis was the first person I heard to say all poets borrow and great poets steal. So when the text arrived reporting on a conversation between my grandchildren on the way home from school I couldn't resist. So here it is and as usual please read enjoy share and feedback.

The Beginnings of a Play


Harvey: a five-year-old boy just started primary school

Walter: a two and a half-year-old brother attending first year in creche

Conversation coming home in the car:

H: How was your day Walter?
W: Grunt
H: Was it good?
W: Grunt
H: Say Aye
W: Aye
H: Did you eat all your dinner? Aye?
W: Aye
H: Did you eat it by yourself. Aye 
W: Aye
H: I’m very impwessed with you.