[Sca-cooks] Mishaps with Margaret

Cat Dancer pixel at hundred-acre-wood.com
Tue Nov 7 10:59:59 PST 2006

On Mon, 6 Nov 2006, Stefan li Rous wrote:

> I asked Margaret, to which she replied:
> > Ummm. So, what IS worthy of a "Mishaps with Margaret" ribbon?  Are
> > you as inventive and wildly imaginative with your mishaps as Drakey
> > is with his?
> <<< Well, *anybody* could have the drying-out-in-the-freezer thing
> happen.
> Also, it just isn't very funny. I think the definitive
> characteristics of
> a Mishap are that it be just me, that it be a unique incident, and that
> it's at least amusing if not outright hilarious.
> Knocking the myrrh into the stove? Mishap. >>>
> Lol! Now that you mention it, I remember you telling us about that
> one. Does you stove/kitchen still smell like myrrh? Of not, how long
> did it take to clear out?
> I can think of worse smells.
> Stefan

I think it took about six months to completely use up the myrrh that 
spilled. I moved my spice cabinet to the other side of the kitchen after 
that incident so things can fall out into the dish drainer instead.


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