“No,” she assured me. “We’re worried about them getting electrocuted or a limb falling off that tree.” This is why Tracey is in charge.
After the storm passed the kids spent a couple of hours on the slide having a ball. The slide itself was $20 of plastic, the spare tyres off the cars, a hose and a bottle of detergent. So much cheaper than the shop bought ones and yet so much wider and longer.
I was half expecting tears and scraps before we left but the whole thing went without a mishap, although Miss1 cleared the playing field when she shat in her pants.
|Miss4 rides Miss8 all the way
down to the puddle of suds