The 89th birthday celebration for mother-in-law Elsie. All the family were there except two nieces and those back in Oklahoma. Elsie is more frail every year but is getting around pretty good. She has a new love in her life. No, not the sweet elderly man named Jack (age 94) to her right. It is this:
I’m sure if anyone else insisted she install one of these, she would have resisted. But it was all her idea and it has been, in her words, a boon. What a fantastic contraption. I rode it myself.
Happy 89th to my sweet mother-in-law, Elsie, who would never have let her husband squander that separation pay from the military after WWII in a pub had she known him at that time! What fun and unexpected stories she comes up with when I see her.