That was the other morning. I was feeling loquacious.
The Boy, however, was not. He was enduring our one-sided conversation. Then suddenly:
Shannah! You've already used up half of your allotted word count for the day.
And it's not even 8:30 a.m.
As it is, I've already used up half of my allotted word count for the day
just trying to get you to be quiet.