|Synonyms:||strong - robust - firm - stout - stalwart - lusty - tough|
I have never been able to get this phrase out of my head: "So-and-so was a sturdy child." Where did I get that? Was it from a book? Was it something my aunts said about me?
While I have a lot of sturdy things around, sturdy friends, a sturdy home, sturdy wooden items my husband has built, all I can think of is sturdy children.
So here is my sturdy child, circa 1998. It appears he invented planking!
And here is the sturdy child, passed out from exhaustion after sawing at the sturdy newel post with his sturdy toy saw.
Sturdy children grow up to be quite awesome, by the way.
Next week's hunt is for "reflect."