The LSO tends to leave money lying around. I’m not talking big bucks here. It’s usually copper. I’ve been picking it up and putting it in a pot. A few days ago he found this and asked what the money was for.‘I’m saving up to leave you,’ I told him.
He counted the cash. 22p. ‘I see you’re not in a rush,’ he said.
Sue Blackburn’s giggle blog -Talking to daughter discussing musicals. Then conversation turned to Michael Ball. "I just love him," says I. "Since he first came on the scene as a young fellow in Love Changes Everything. Course, he's been in that recent show, hasn't he – Shampoo?"
Daughter stares at me. "Shampoo?" she says, doubtfully. The penny drops. She shrieks with laughter.
"Mother," she says, "for heaven’s sake. You mean Hairspray!"