Maddenation

We’re Back

Whoa! I get back from Ohio after Pat’s graduation and find a blank blog! That should never happen. So here’s a quick entry to chew on while you get your lives back together.

We finished loading the truck at about noon, and got on the road about 12:30; Patrick and Karina heading west, Mom and I heading east. The truck was chock-a-block full (as you know). I spent the last few minutes rearranging chairs and boxes so we could fit in the hand truck and other last-minute items. We closed and locked the tail gate, then discovered one last thing to slip in—the plastic mat that had lain under the kitchen table. There was just enough room to slip this quarter-inch thick item between the cargo and the door.

The trip back was relatively uneventful; the way we like it. I slept some, mom slept some, and we cruised in about 9:30. Not bad for baby boomers. We even stopped to eat at a KFC. Along the way we talked about philosophy, theology, and the art of raising children. While mom dozed, I thought about making a difference in the world. Starting day after tomorrow.

DadNews06/12/04 0 comments

Post a comment

Thanks for signing in, . Now you can comment. (sign out)

Please capitalize your name properly and use the same information each time you comment. We will not send you spam, and your email address will not be posted.


Remember me?

Formatting
*bold*=bold
_italic_=italic
"link":http://url.com=link


Related Entries
  1. Birth Order Blues
    First-born children get a greater share of their parents’ attention and wealth.
  1. Packing for Life
    hi kids. dan is finishing up packing. he is going out to notre dame to work the same summer sports…
  1. Octomom
    I personally hope the media hype will help her raise money to support her children.
  1. High School Back Scores Ten TDs…
    High school back scores ten TDs and still loses!
  1. Innocence
    Pato was in the “tree house” sitting quietly on the upper level.
Validation

XHTML & CSS