Re: If your son asked you to buy him a Barbie doll, would you?
Originally Posted by Goshin
My Mom was a depression-era farm girl. She was something, lots of vigor and zest for life. Loved to swim more than almost anything, probably taught a hundred people or more. One day she'd be grubbing in her garden in shorts and a tank top and no shoes, then that evening she'd be dressed like a Hollywood premiere to go out with my Dad and his business partners. The next day she'd be barefoot again, climbing trees with her grandchildren (we finally got her to stop with the darn tree climbing when she was in her 70s, whew).
Yep! Know just what you mean. My mom was the same way. Boy but when she would dress up, WOW!!!!