Kim: I was just looking forward to eating all the time. It was the best part of the city, I thought.
Me: Yeah, I know. There were so many places to choose from.
Kim: I bought these little chocolate balls just to snack on but because it was so hot, they melted into one ball and--
Lenore: What, what? Chocolate? Excuse me, what are you talking about?
Me: Kim was just saying that she bought some chocolates in Europe. But they melted.
L: (scandalized) What?! They melted! Where? Where did they melt?
Kim: In my bag. It was very hot.
L: It was hot and the chocolates melted, huh?! I can't believe that!
Kim: Yeah, it was too hot I guess.
L: I just can't believe that! How terrible. Did you eat it anyway?
Kim: No, it was too messy. I didn't want to get it everywhere.
L: But it's chocolate! Who cares!?
Originally posted July 14, 2008