We leave for school in two minutes.
The remaining two components of the project were sitting on the dining room table, in full view, so as to be remembered.
The “Remember to take your project in” chant had commenced.
The “I will!” reply had ensued.
The lunches made. The bags packed. The school uniforms donned. The Search for the Shoes That Have Been Sitting In the Middle of the Floor Since 5.09pm Yesterday Afternoon ritual began.