1. I had to stop the car to be sure of what I was seeing. It was a huge turtle and it looked as ancient as the earth itself. It carried the pond on its back with a shell as dark as deep water all coated with mud and algae.
2. She needed her cake to have a river of chocolate flowing over the top and down one side. (Think Willy Wonka.) On our second batch of chocolate glaze we got it to come out right. It was glossy and flowy just like a chocolate waterfall. We were pleased that the drips were drying to that effect without our even trying.
3. I'm thankful I could come straight home for a nap today.