Ainslie Paton romance author

Mum Goes Virtual

Mum:    Can you just make it virtual? Me:        What? Mum:    My pc, can’t you make it virtual? Me:        Do you...

Mother’s Poison

Mum:              Have this orange juice that I wanted but I didn’t get. Me:                  Er what?  It’s a free McDonald’s orange...

Mum Gets An Urge

Mum:    I bought a breaker. Me:        You did.  What’s a breaker? Mum:    Oh, wait, it’s a booster. Me:        Like kids...

Mum’s Got a Hunger

Mum:    Should I get Hungry Joe’s in do you think? Me:        Hungry Joe’s? Mum:    You know Hungry Joe’s.  They have...

Mum Fakes Me Out

This was a series of text messages from my brother to me Bro:        The MRI was normal Me:        Good. I’ve...

Mum v The Internet. Episode – I Dunno I’ve Lost Count

Mum:    Why is the internet only one page? Me:        Can you ask the question again but with different words? Mum:   ...

The Gig Economy Mum Style

  Phone rings: Mum:     I’ve got a job for you. Me:        Oh yeah, what’s broken now? Mum:     Not that.  This...

Viva Los Vega Mum Style (that’s not a typo)

Phone rings Mum:     It’s only me.  My vega is broken. Me:        Your what? Mum:     My vega. Me:        Did you say...

A Conversation with Mum: The Conspiracy of the Taskbar

This conversation happens while I’m installing a new modem on Mum’s computer. Mum:     All those things there. Me:        On the...

A Conversation with Mum About Delinquency. She’s Bad.

Me:        If you see any African Violets at the garden centre will you grab me one? Mom:     Okay. Later the...

A Conversation With Mum About Sucking It Up

Day 1:    Evening Me:        I’ve got a terrible headache still.  If you’re going to the mall tonight would you...

A Conversation with Mum about Breaking the Space Time Continuum. Part II

Read Part I here for background. Mum:     You have to put the clock back on Saturday night. Me:        Forward. Mum:    ...

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