Selected snippets of conversations overheard ‘in passing’
(Most intriguing when it makes you wonder what’s being referred to!)
I just want a pet I can pick up and hug and it won’t run away.
People don’t see what we see, do they?
She used to be mad about unicorns but she’s gone onto llamas a bit.
It’s not like a song you sing every day.
Between you and I, we’re a hundred as well.
She tells one person half of one story and somebody else the second half.
Yes, absolutely I can! Are you hurt?
Oh, I’ve got another onion.
I really feel like I want to go in the sea again.
Helen makes a fabulous Thai Green Curry now.
Our first August in England for ten years!
The other way you can do it is if you use a fork.
This is heaven!
Can you make me a beagle? No, but I’ll make you a bagel.
Where’s all the happiness gone? I don’t know.