In addition to Heather's other talents, she has learned to build towers of cards. Here she is with one she made the other night.
Then she decided to build on a larger scale:
Wanting to find out how much weight the tower would hold, she put a dish on top and began adding marbles, eventually getting to 125. So far, so good:
The 126th marble, though, proved to be just one too many:
If I were brilliant, I would come up with how this is an analogy with life or something. But I'm not. So I won't. It was just a fun project.