1. When I turn back to Bettany she has a pink foot in her mouth and a blissful expression on her face.
2. Meredith brings a box of Paul's macaroons. "You do one line," she says, "And I'll do the other."
3. I tell Alec about Jonah and the Whale and he recounts the story back to me -- except that it's Alec who gets swallowed by the whale, and it's 'Mummy' doing the telling, not God.