“You’re lucky if you get time to sneeze in this goddam phenomenal world.” *

by chuckofish

I am very grateful that daughter #1 came home for a whole nine days. She is one busy lady, as you know, and so for her to come home is a big deal.

But I guess in this “goddam phenomenal world” it is still a treat to sit on the couch and watch a lot of Buffy with your mother.

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It is certainly a treat for me.

Besides celebrating her birthday,

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we had beers at the Boathouse with the boy.

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We watched our hometown parade.

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KHS marching band–huzzah!

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As usual, the Methodists were the coolest

As usual, the Methodists were the coolest

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We hung out with the church ladies

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and we watched the hometown band perform at the hometown festival.

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Andrew and Mark, we remember you when!

We went to church and afterwards we visited some old pals at Grant’s Farm.

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We watched Rio Bravo (1959)

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AND El Dorado (1966).

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Yes, the apple does not fall far from this nerd tree. Thank goodness.

*Franny and Zooey