Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Egg Hunt Disasters
reminded me of some of the Easter Egg hunt disasters that I've been involved in.
A long time ago my boss ordered me to get eggs for a library Easter Egg Hunt. She wanted chocolate eggs. So I tracked down a company that produced them and ordered a thousand. Surely that should be enough.
Was I surprised that they arrived in a small box. One Thousand eggs in there? Well, it was what she wanted. And it was too late to get anything else.
On the day of the hunt, she didn't even allow me to come to the event. She went to the large grassy space near our satellite library, discovered hundreds of children ready to go, threw out those one-inch solid chocolate eggs which immediately disappeared into the grass.
The kids couldn't find them.
Me, of course.