Age 6 for 55 years and counting.
Measure twice, cut once, cry, go back to the hardware store.
The princess was just “sensory.”
Two brothers lived about 1/4 mile down the road. On a chilly fall day, one would be in his winter coat and the other would still be shirtless.
“Slow down, turn around, bend down, and kiss you a frog.”
“Beef and kidney pie with mashed spuds!”
I live in Oklahoma, so I did not think heated seats would be important. Silly me! -15 today.
“Beneficiary of the most fiercely disputed election in American history, Rutherford B. Hayes brought to the Executive Mansion dignity, honesty, and moderate reform.”
Oh, Petey! You could have fun with THAT this year!
We left Chicago for small town Illinois in 65. Don’t remember snow in May since then.
That was May 20! We were going to have a picnic on the patio for my sister’s birthday. I looked out the glass sliding door and it was snowing. So I went and told Mom. “It’s snowing.”
“No,” she replied. “It does not snow in May.”
As she had the whole tray ready, we trooped downstairs to the patio door and…
“Tentoes, you’re right. It is snowing.”
So we had our picnic on the dining room table.
Give me a minute and I’ll figure out the year. Um 1962.