Who knew such simple, mundane words could lead to a wild and dazzling adventure? When Dad takes a run-of-the-mill trip to the corner store for more milk, he’s gone for a long, long time. His children are at home, waiting for breakfast, staring glumly at their dry, boring cereal. Because everyone knows: you can’t have cereal without milk.
At last, Dad returns. But his children are disappointed. Why did he take so long? Did he forget about them in favor of chatting up a friend at the market?
Well, actually, Dad ran into a spot of trouble that bloomed into a wacky escapade, spanning many centuries of time and space that tickles the funny bone of all ages.
It starts when dear old Dad hears a strange noise like a thrumming. And when he looks up, he sees a bizarre silver flying disc. Aboard that disc are green globby people – aliens. And when Dad opens the door of their ship – still keeping a tight hold on the milk – everything goes topsy turvy.
He let the space-time continuum in.Continue reading “Pint Sized Reviews: Fortunately, the Milk”