We organized the girls' school supplies today.
We sorted through pencils, erasers, markers, glue sticks, and so forth.
The girls packed everything in bags to take to Open House on Monday.
All that remained were their pencils.
They each need 24.
And each one needs to be sharpened.
Luckily, we have an electric sharpener.
Unluckily, it's rather loud and makes a whining sound like this:
Elegant persevered and did all of her pencils in less than half an hour.
That's a long time to listen to the whine of the pencil sharpener.
And then Elegant carefully organized her pencil box:
Graceful still needs to sharpen her pencils.