After La Serpiente screaming and weeping for an hour because I tried to get her to write five lines on any subject she cared to choose, I took her and her sister to the park up the street to meet some of her friends for some after dinner play.
Unfortunately there was a very angry shirtless man screaming and shouting into his phone while standing on the slide in the play area, and thus the kids were (sensibly) too scared to go near that side of the park.
We decamped to our back garden, where the four girls played with the rabbit and we sat down and rested for a while, before putting the rabbit away and putting the girls to bed.
After that exhausting process, I went climbing, scraped my arm sliding down the wall, came home and slumped on the sofa. Another typical Thursday…