Before reading this, double click and enlarge the image above for a more detailed look at what is really being captured. Pay particular attention to the facial expressions. (Yes, this is another Chesapeake Bay Woman amazing feat of technology...a photograph of a Polaroid picture. Sometimes I really astonish myself.)
Pictured, left to right: Middle Sister, Chesapeake Bay Girl.
Also pictured, left to right: Middle Sister so stubborn and head strong that mules contact her for lessons in Obstinate; Older Sister, always the one responsible for the well-being of younger siblings.
Also pictured, though not audible, is the following exchange:
Chesapeake Bay Girl: Middle Sister, GIVE ME THAT NOW. (She reaches to grab the Whatever It Is and bites her lower lip to prove she means business.)
Middle Sister saying what she has said repeatedly, at
Rinse and repeat until Middle Sister is crying. Chesapeake Bay Mother doesn't know or care who started what but when the screaming and fighting escalate to a certain decibel level, she marches towards the kitchen for the fly swatter. Chesapeake Bay Girl--as usual--is blamed for Middle Sister's behavior.
p.s. And they wonder why I served D-con rat poison at a tea party or fed the younger sisters under-cooked sausage.