Friends,

We all, ALL, should be graced with wonderful stories of love and happiness.

God bless true love!

Wayne

The Simple Life of a Country Man's Wife

My grandparents celebrated 60 years of marriage last weekend.

60 years of Good Morning, Goodnight, Turn off the light, No, you turn off the light, No, you, I was in bed first!, Fine! I’ll get up! Say… what’ll you give me for doing it? *wink wink*

Grandma says she met the Pennsylvania potato farmer in California while he was in the Navy, she living with a good friend and wanting to see a bit of the world outside of South Dakota.

He proposed two months later, and then had to leave for Hawaii for a year.

In the mind of a 19 year-old girl, that’s like… forever.

Her roommate, Betty, threatened to institutionalize her if she didn’t quit crying.

An eternity later he returned as promised, he married her, and within a year they created a little one, my Dad.

Three more babies came, homes changed, a business collapsed, and…

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First, I blogged on blogger, then Myspace - soon I was consistently ranked. Next, I quit. Then the blogging addiction came back .... Comments are appreciated. Not nice comments are edited. You can follow me at the top right.
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