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First Time

There is a first time for a lot of things.

Today I raked the leaves on my lawn for the first time as a home owner.

Yes, we have been living here for four years. You see, in the midwest there is this crazy thing called wind that blows almost all of the time. It blows hard. If you drop a paper, it is in Wisconsin in a matter of minutes. So for the last three years, our leave never stayed put on our lawn. They probably ended up in Lake Michigan.

But this fall, the leaves fell off most of our trees in one day and then it snowed. Wet leaves do not travel so well. And since today is going to be about the last nice day until July, we raked our leaves.

Dad, you would be proud.

Comments

Mike & Marcia said…
I am sure it looks great. I which I was there to see it. Love Dad.
Rachelle said…
ha, ha, ha, that made me laugh! :) so true!

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