Sentry wrote: Knock wrote:
whathojeeves wrote:Finally a text reply from my mother (about the appearance of a VCE in today's mail):
No, just Cornell. Which frankly most people would give their eye teeth for.
Thanks mom, way to keep me humble. Jeez.
"eye teeth" ??
She's trying to tell him to forget LS and become a dentist.
I'm a girl! Actually, my mom keeps trying to convince me that I should become an investment banker or work for a startup. Both in order to "make some real money." To which my response is always, "It really isn't 1996 anymore."
And my very English father keeps insisting that schools here aren't real schools because they're all less than 350 years old.