A woman, renewing her driver's licence ,
was asked by the woman at Registry to state her occupation.
She hesitated, uncertain how to classify herself.
'What I mean is, ' explained the woman at Registry,
'do you have a ... Read more
We have been experiencing a problem with the electric in our Florida room for a week or two. I would go to do laundry and the washer would not work. I would come in the house and find the breaker had been tripped. We just thought it was becau... Read more
It has been a loooong 2 months (in fact a very long fall/winter) but today DH was released by his surgeon who put the pins in his hip. He is now allowed to put his full weight on his leg and walk with a cane for the next 3-4 weeks and then if h... Read more
The Soldier stood and faced God,
Which must always come to pass.
He hoped his shoes were shining,
Just as brightly as his brass.
'Step forward now, Soldier,
How shall I deal with you?
Have you always turned the other chee... Read more
Today, upon a bus, I saw a very beautiful woman
And wished I were as beautiful.
When suddenly she rose to leave,
I saw her hobble down the aisle.
She had one leg and wore a crutch.
But as she passed, she passed a smile. ... Read more
It has been an eternity (at least it seems like it has!) since DH's accident but we are beginning to see some light at the end of the tunnel. He has been able to get out of the cast first about 3 weeks after he broke the heel and into a boot an... Read more
Good morning . .. . At present we are not at home, but please leave your message after you hear the beep.
If you are one of our children,
dial 1 and then select the option from 1 to 5
in order of "birth arrival" s... Read more
My thoughts are rather jumbled these days and I may not give enough info-some previous blogs probably explained some of this but to all of you for your kind words of concern, I will try to explain myself a little.
Of course, yesterday I was st... Read more
I got to bring DH home from rehab today. I also had my 6 month dr appointment. Of course, today was the day she was running really late. I had a 9:30 appointment and she didn't come in to see me until 10:45! I had decided I was walking out a... Read more
Surgery went well and DH now has 3 pins in his hip. Surgeon has said he is not going to be able to put weight on that leg for 6-8 weeks. His position was plan on it being 8 and if we get lucky maybe he can start bearing some weight sooner!
H... Read more
Back in the 50's there was a well known radio
Host/comedian/song writer in Hollywood named
Stuart Hamblen who was noted for his drinking,
Womanizing, partying, etc.
One of his bigger hits at the time was
"I won't go hunting wit... Read more
Today was just a normal day-walk, breakfast and we decided to take the car out so I could get more familiar with it without a lot of traffic and after that things went downhill!! We made a couple of stops at thrift store (my favorite pastime!).... Read more
Well, not only did we sell the rv, but today we traded in our van! It acted up yesterday evening as we were coming home from friends - the transmission slipped-we just sat there momentarily-scary on a busy 4 lane highway!! Today we called our ... Read more