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That's it then - I'm not waiting any longer !!!

By helenlinda
How infuriating can some children get.
He just would not come out.

Taken at our school camera club this evening. We do a lot of our activities in the playground - gives me a few more opportunities for my already well worked playground.
Many thanks for C& C yesterday for Left out in the rain . Particular thanks to TrevBatWCC for his User Award - very much appreciated Trev.
Many thanks too for the many good wishes for Tony's operation - all went well, and he came back last evening - a very good experience of the new Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
Got to get into the kitchen now to cook flapjack - its my birthday this weekend and flapjack will be expected at school tomorrow !!
Helen

Tags: Specialist and abstract Digitally manipulated Portraits and people Humour and fun

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Comments


Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
10 Feb 2011 9:09PM
Very good fun capture......Sandy

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helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2011 9:10PM
Thanks Sandy
saeidNL 7 3 Netherlands
10 Feb 2011 9:15PM
Excellent idea for a shot,
saeidWink
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
10 Feb 2011 9:48PM
Nice place for a nap!

I like how thw shoes match the tire treds--

and have a happy birthday! What is flapjack?

Jennnn
Alvar 9 23 2 France
10 Feb 2011 9:51PM
Great capture Helen Pleased about your husband and Happy Birthday SmileWink
Alvar
gary_d 9 576 13 Wales
10 Feb 2011 9:55PM
Glad to hear hubby is on the mend and a happy birthday, He was probably having a nap, feeling tyred i expect. - gary
baclark 7 3.7k 24 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2011 10:03PM
Super shot, made me laugh with the title! Glad hubbie is home again and hope the flapjack goes down well! Smile
Barbara
mrswoolybill Plus
10 990 1514 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2011 10:09PM
Brilliant - composition and timing. One staying, one going.
Wishing you a very happy birthday for the weekend.
Moira
AshTree 7 1.7k 6 England
10 Feb 2011 10:39PM
Well you know what W.C. Fields said Wink. What a great example of infuriating children! I think you should have saved this shot for Silly Sunday (or have you something better up your sleeve?).

Theresa
andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2011 10:40PM
love the pov helen brilliant detail and colours glad tony is on the mend a belter Wink
andy
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2011 10:42PM
What is flapjack - well you haven't lived if you haven't tasted flapjack Jenn. If my memory serves me correctly though you cannot buy the most important ingredient in the States - namely golden syrup. Maybe different now, but maple syrup is not the same and does not produce the same consistency. Basically you probably term it a cookie - butter, brown sugar, golden syrup, oats. Sooooooooo simple to make and I've just cooked five trays full.
So much for cookery - thanks for your comments everyone
Rogerex 10 32 12 Australia
10 Feb 2011 11:06PM
Ha ha. A good catch which tells the story of the title nicely! I can just imagine how the adult feels.
Roger
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
10 Feb 2011 11:23PM
I too found school work very exhausting Helen,so I cannot blame the little soul for getting his feet up !!
And do you have time to make flapjacks? After all,you have Tony to care for now that he is home from the hospital.The poor man needs to get his feet up too !!
Mick.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2011 11:28PM
The poor man is free to put his feet up all day while I'm at work Mick - but if I'm really kind I will save him a flapjack- as it is his favourite cake !!
oll1e Plus
9 57 2 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2011 11:30PM
1stly Happy Birthday Helen Wink,and as for Jennn "what is flapjack " ,Helen whats this place coming too......
lovely image Wink
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2011 11:31PM
Thanks Oll1e
pdcche 6 4 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2011 11:44PM
Great capture of kids in play.. Peter
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2011 7:34AM
Thanks Peter and Malc - Its a big one yes Malc - but I'm afraid it has a 0 after the first digit!!!
Ray42 8 3 England
11 Feb 2011 7:34AM
A great shot - the humour captured here with the title brought a smile
Have a great birthday - and like Malc - drooling at the thought of syrupy flapjacks
woolybill1 Plus
10 22 68 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2011 9:05AM
Brilliant!
Bill

And many happy returns Smile
11 Feb 2011 9:45AM
A nice smile to start the day - thank you.
Pat
RobboB Plus
10 119 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2011 12:01PM
Really like this Helen, great fun with a superb spontaneous feel. Certainly a "decisive moment" of some kind!
11 Feb 2011 1:28PM
heheh like it click
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
11 Feb 2011 4:26PM
A great fun image, Helen, well captured Grin
Trev Smile
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2011 5:33PM
good news about your husband - have a great birthday and weekend, the presented picture gave me a smile, kids of today eh!
Mavis Plus
14 143 2 England
11 Feb 2011 11:29PM
Love your title and the disappearing Grown up Smile Did make me smile . Hope they all enjoyed your Flapjack xxx
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
11 Feb 2011 11:34PM
They certainly did Mavis - its a certain winner in our staff room.
davey_griffo 7 213 165 England
12 Feb 2011 9:32AM
Great shot, & the texture adds a certain something to it.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
12 Feb 2011 3:44PM
Thanks Dave
woolybill1 Plus
10 22 68 United Kingdom
13 Feb 2011 4:21PM
At last my UA is available!
I hope your birthday week-end is going well.
Very best wishes
Bill
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
13 Feb 2011 9:45PM
Birthday weekend just had an additional surprise Bill - many thanks for the User Award. Muchly chuffed Smile!!

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