Abby: Did you expect it? Hope: No I did not! Abby: What caused them to be so premature? Hope: Dot told me it was unseasonable weather for that time of the year. Abby: So that is the reason your toenails grew faster than last year? Hope: Yes! Yes! My dear Abby! Odd, but true. Abby: Hope you have always been the odd one among our group.