It's agitating that she is fretting about not having butter for the biscuits when it's taking everything I have to not call and cancel the whole thing.
I expect I could blame it on the lack of butter, but he would know immediately it's because I am afraid.
That's dramatic. And presumptuous.
I would never use butter, or the lack there of, as an excuse for anything. And he wouldn't know - immediately.
But isn't butter an easier explanation for the past 30 years.