Post 455: Way to go!

I can’t think of a better way to show respect for our American veterans with PTSD than to celebrate the 4th of July for eight days from 9 AM till 10 PM, then July 3rd and 4th from 9 AM till midnight.

Must be great to have a ten-day-long reminder of the combat “fun” you had fighting in America’s wars. Thanks for your service.

Ten gruelling days: That’s how long my hometown allows fireworks to be shot off in celebration of the July 4th holiday.

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I’m so worn out from the blanking ten days of fireworks, especially the ones to midnight the past two nights, I’m having difficulties focusing at the moment. Here’s a couple kitty photos my Seattle sister took of my boys when she was here recently on a family visit:

Dougy in his favorite salmon-colored tub, and Andy on his favorite perch on the box fort.

Dougy in his favorite salmon-colored tub, and Andy on his favorite perch on the box fort.

Dougy the tub cat!

Dougy the tub cat!

Andy

Andy

The boys love their new toy!

The boys love their new toy!

2 thoughts on “Post 455: Way to go!

  1. Hubby is still hyper vigilant and on the 4th itself we were at the ocean to get away from all of this crap.
    The fireworks continued here til 4 am last night.
    Love the photos of the boys your sister took.
    They are so photogenic.

    • Gad! I’d be calling the police! Of course, it depends on where you live and what you can reliably see without getting yourself into a problem. Gad! Four AM! I hope they had neighbors who returned the favor by running lawn mowers and other loud machines as soon as they went to bed! A nice chainsaw, for example. I’m sure there were trees in the neighborhood that needed trimming. Whew!

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