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Trouble Here. Trouble There. Trouble Everywhere!

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Last night Summer gave up her turn at Grammy and Pop-pop's house so Rissi could spend the night again.  
Rissi has always been 'our girl'.  I love all of my grand-angels, but she will always be special in that she was the first.  
She is the one who would cry all the way home  when she would have to leave me.  I can still see that little hand blowing me kisses from the car... tears streaming down her face and holding tight to her baggy filled with Nilla wafers.  
It's hard to believe that she's in kindergarten already.  
Rissi:  Look in the mirror Grammy.
Me:  Ugh!!  
Rissi shakes her head back and forth...  a worried look on her face.
Me:  What do you think the problem is?
Rissi:  I think you need a make-over.
Me:  Oh, okay.  Make me look pretty, okay?
Rissi:  Okay!  
She combs my hair and pretends to apply all kinds of sprays and makeup.  Then she shoves the mirror in my face to take a look.  
Me:  What do you think?
Rissi:  (scrunching her face...)  It still looks like …