Sunday, September 18, 2011

Numerous Amusements

The first-birthday doll (above) arrived with no sign of a name attached to her and it took a while to discover (by a patient and confidential process of intuition) that the true and authentic name of this doll is Baby Penelope.

Mabel Watson Payne practices kisses on the inflatable monkey. She is an affectionate child but has not yet mastered the skills of hugging and kissing. There is no doubt she soon will, and will also continue to make progress with the parallel skill of throwing kisses.