Printer Friendly

Why holiday romances are kid's stuff.

MY pal is soaking up the sun in Crete as we speak.

Her children's school has broken up early and they flew out on Tuesday morning. Lucky her.

And the holiday has thrown up one of those amazing coincidences.

They are at an apartment complex in Gouves. And guess where their son's `little girlfriend' and her family have gone too.

Same apartments, same resort, same Greek isle - only they flew out four days earlier.

The girl, at seven, is in love with my pal's son who looks a bit like the youngest lad in Malcom In The Middle - all ears and acutesie startled look about him.

Sadly, my pal's son doesn't feel the same. He screws his nose up at the mere mention of her.

But he may be softening. As a plane flew overhead, little Edward stared up at the sky and said to his mum: ``That could be Hannah, couldn't it?''

I can see them both now, sharing a last Cornetto, him in his little trunks, her in a floppy hat, both in kiddies' gaudy sunspecs, as the sun sets over the Aegean!

Aaaaaah!
COPYRIGHT 2002 MGN Ltd.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2002 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Liverpool Echo (Liverpool, England)
Date:Jul 10, 2002
Words:186
Previous Article:Look!: Top of the pops!; Emma Johnson meets the winners with the best dads in the world ...
Next Article:Top of my Pops.


Related Articles
Unwind with... Sally Gunnell.
Liz Carling: I don't need a man dangling on my arm to be happy; Sitcom star Liz Carling on how being single has brought her success and why she's not...
Interview: Jayne Middlemiss - How Jayne's calling the shots; Why life is one long holiday for presenter Jayne Middlemiss, who is enjoying being a...
BELFAST BIG BRO; ULSTER'S FLY-ON-THE-PEACE-WALL TV.
Time Off: I fell in love with. . . Jersey . . . says airport worker Kevin Reardon, from Aughton, who soared to fame in the fly-on-the-wall...
She's all Hart; 08 Box office Philip Key talks to the feisty and flamboyant jazz sensation who's set to take Southport by storm.
Your Life: HAVE A HOLIDAY ROMANCE.. with your partner! RELATIONSHIPS Remember the days of young love on sunny beaches? Walks by the sea, kisses at...
All I wanted for Christmas ...

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters