“What the *uck?"
“So something simple and non-pretentious then?”
"Why don't you just call the poor kid Jesus?"
Luckily, they’d only decided on two at that point. Phew.
The rest of my journey was filled up thinking what might come after Florentine.
I liked Garabaldi. It goes well with Florentine. (I was working on the biscuit theme obviously.)
Lillian Florentine Garibaldi Jaffa has a nice ring to it.
Anyway, the young man’s conversation finished off with a gushing “I love you, Dad.”
Seriously. In a way it was kinda sweet and then there was another part of me thinking “Get a grip, man. You’re on a packed commuter train!”
Anyway, I’m thinking it would be good fun to pretend to have a conversation on my phone one night about having a transmittable disease and see what happens. Maybe a few coughs and splutters too for added effect.
Recommendations for diseases sought please.
I’ll think I’ll start off with....
“Hi dad, I’ve not been feeling so good since I got back from Africa.....”