Jul 31 2011
Marga lived in Hong Kong, Singapore and other places in the ‘East’ for many years so can use chopsticks without even thinking or looking. I can’t so we bought the essentials and she came round to help.
At first I couldn’t do anything….then slowly I managed to get hold of a pea. More tongue hanging out of mouth moments and then I was able to lift it …….but no, it fell to the ground.
Don’t worry; said Marga. Try again. I did with the same result. More comforting from Marga and then I did it. I picked up a pea and put it in my mouth.
I was so pleased I did it again and again. Marga took some photos to record this momentous event.
The big question is why I am practicing to eat with chopsticks! Answers on a postcard to ……..