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Excuse Note 10/20/2012

Please excuse Sheila from working on her novel today as her parents are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on this very date and she will be spending the bulk of the day attending events to commemorate this most happy occasion.  This excuse note also extends to her 100 Odd Words entry for today.  Thank you.

100 Odd Words #28 - Shopping List

Fifteen yards of velvet fabric, crimson. Five silk scarves of approximately three feet in length and a minimum of six inches in width, black. Three ostrich feathers. One spool of thread. One spool of braided picture wire.  A twenty-five foot roll will be more than sufficient. Cutting shears. Scissors. One bottle of extra-virgin olive oil. One bottle of rubbing alcohol. Tape and gauze. Two bath towels with washcloths. One jar of Nutella hazelnut spread, or reasonable equivalent. One bag of ice. One ice chest. One ice bucket (optional.) One pint of fresh strawberries. Two tubes of red lipstick.