Soul Bossa Nova

Feeding my soul like a boss with Quincy Jones tonight while I’m waiting on Thing 2 to finish orchestra practice.

Funny. Mention my soul and Livin’ on a Prayer comes on.

That pear sure is mondegreen.

La niña has finished fiddling around and is now doing some home work. She said, “Wish me luck.”

Bonne chance.

“Wrong kid. Wrong language,” she said and I heard her eyes rolling.

Bueno Lucko.

“Wrong. That’s just wrong,” she said and stomped off to her room where nobody’s around to inflict bad Franglish on her.

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About Laura Alford, PhD

I'm a recent graduate of LSU (PhD in Accounting). In addition to academic research, I also write fiction on Tuesday nights with the Asilomar Writers.
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