‘What was the rabbit late for,’ wondered Alice, sitting in traffic, late herself. It never failed that when the baby woke up before the nanny arrived, Alice would be late. Funny how it worked, that leaving ten minutes late from the house meant having thirty minutes more on the commute.
And that made her late.
And late made her antsy.
And antsy made her forgetful.
And forgetful followed her all through her day and evening, and then who was it who forgot to feed the baby cereal before bed? Who forgot to close the blinds in the nursery?
No wonder the baby woke up before the nanny arrived.
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