March 27, 2014

Slice of Life | Day 27

My friend, Elizabeth, reminded me of a story that she heard over dinner at my parents' house.

When my parents were first married, they had a little apartment in town.

Mom served stew for supper one night and asked Dad, "How is it?"

He replied, "It's almost done."

Mom took both plates, slapped them together, and dropped them into the garbage can.

Whenever this story is told, she says,  "I never liked those ugly plates!"

And we laugh again!


  1. I love family stories. You captured this one so well. "And we laugh again." Your remembrance can bring laughter for years to come.

  2. I like the sound of your mom... bet that never happened agin!

  3. Family stories that are told over and over! They become treasured memories!

  4. I love your parents! This is the second time that they have made me laugh! Great share!

    1. Awww...Thanks, Malanie! ...I could have written all my slices on them! ;0)


Thank you for being here.