Arriving home I went to the kitchen to start supper. My 2 boys were supposed to clean the kitchen that day. Kitchen looked great. Dishwasher empty and no dirty dishes in sight. No clean dishes in the cupboard either. I opened the oven and found it crammed full of dirty dishes. Mad is not a strong enough word for my feelings. “But mom,” my eldest said, “you did not tell us to wash the dishes.” Clarify!
Allowed 75 words. Used 74.
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