1. It's emotionally exhausting for me to delete my text messages. Some are too sentimental to delete, so I go through them one by one and delete only those that are dispensable. Consequently, I see the sender's name, who are mainly my loved ones, and the opening line. Some are funny, some are serious, all are important. I am too obsessively compulsive to ever just delete the whole kit-and-caboodle. By the end of the ordeal I've read a creative combination of opening lines:
"It's packed real No hurry That's up top you Hi Lee OK I was with 3 I'm stuck in the Channel 13 ??? What do you Not yet I start We can see the On our way I love you a lot..."
2. She cut Marian's hair and gave her some little bangs. She looks like a different little girl now, still and always adorable.
3. From behind a closed door in another room comes the sound of typing... on a typewriter! It's a pleasant, old-fashioned sound.