Could Aunty really fit as many sugars in her tea as stars in the sky? We began our counting.
The scene is a visit of Papua New Guinean ladies who are mum’s friends. She sure liked her sugar.
This could be an opening line, or a memorable line somewhere in the middle. The scene originally featured in a play I wrote based on memories of growing up PNG in Tasmania.
Yours Truly, The Girl with the Flower in Her Hair
Excerpts from notes for my Memoirs (c) June Perkins