15 minutes before this picture was taken Hope had just done her very best impression of Faye Dunaway in Mommy Dearest. Specifically, she performed the scene in which Joan bellows, "NO WIRE HANGERS -- EVER!!" Except that Hope screamed the words, "I. AM. NOT. TIREDDDD!!"
Both kids are cranky and have been that way since school ended. They know that this is Minnesota and, like everybody who lives here knows, they know it could snow tonight, people. So, I guess I don't blame them for feeling like they have to shove a summer's worth of fun into the next 72 hours.