Now that I published that warm and fuzzy N.C. trip entry to appease my parents, I shall reveal the truth of what really happened on our 10-day stint in the pokey.
Bronwen was forced to make a pile of leaves--a.k.a. her bed.
She had to do all the laundry:
She mopped so much, she was on the verge of collapsing:
Even a baby was made to fluff and fold.
Here Mimi is explaining how to "properly" unload the dishwasher:
Keeping the furniture dust-free:
I first thought Lila was trying to hide from the tyranny, but then I realized my parents had put her to work, using her body to dust under the couch.
The cruelty was unspeakable. You can see how traumatized my children were/are:
And there you have it--the true tale of what happened on our visit. My parents are coming down in about a week, so I am confident they will get a taste of their own medicine once the queen Bee gets them on her turf.