Wordy Wednesday – Words
The other day, my Paul said, as if he was saying nothing out of the ordinary, that he really likes the Shoe Boat. This made me very happy because I coined this designation, and also because I like the Shoe Boat–it’s cute. But to explain what a Shoe Boat is, I have to tell you about Shoe Cars.
Shoe Cars are cars that look like shoes to me. Cars that I consider Shoe Cars include Mini Coopers:
How ’bout now?
Okay, how about Smart Cars and baby shoes?
I guess Shoe Cars are generally small, but not all small cars are Shoe Cars (for example VW Bugs and Toyota Corollas)–and maybe certain iterations of the Ford Flex are almost borderline Shoe Cars in spite of their larger size, on a similar basis to the Mini Coopers.
All the same, I had limited the “shoe” designation to cars . . . and, you know, shoes. And then last summer the Shoe Boat appeared on the pond: