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Recent retiree--35 year's experience teaching reading, English, adult basic education and volunteer leadership skills. Started this blog to exchange ideas and commentary with friends and others having an interest in joining the discussions. Greatest life accomplishments include: 1.organized my 3rd grade class to check out library books for me to get around librarian's weekly limit--Amazon.com, the Mullins Elementary 3rd Grade Class of 1956 is still waiting for "thank you" notes; 2. volunteered in the Peace Corps, island of St. Kitts, West Indies; 3.taught adults to read, earn their GEDs., and speak English as a second language; 4. bought a border collie puppy for $6, got evicted rather than give him up, and began a life-long love affair with all things "Dog"; 5. joined a physical fitness boot camp in my mid-50s--don't mess with someone who's been doing regulation pushups in wet grass at 5:30 a.m.; 6. walked across Northern England with best friend Sally--over 80 miles from the Irish to North Seas; and 7. travelled to many foreign countries for pleasure and work.

Monday, July 9, 2012

Quotography - Red, White, and Blue


"You may be a redneck if. . .your lifetime goal is to own a fireworks stand."
Jeff Foxworthy

Or, more seriously - "Where liberty is, there is my country." 
Ben Franklin

For more quotes and photography celebrating the Red, White and Blue theme, be sure to check out My Perspective Blog .

7 comments:

Jan n Jer said...

LOL...I like the first quote! Great shot Faye...looks like the grand finale with the sky on fire! BTW..thanks for your comments..you always say the nicest things!

TexWisGirl said...

that first one is spot on! :)

Grandma Barb's This and That said...

Love that first quote. I think I know a couple of rednecks who would like to own a fireworks stand. LOL

heyBJK said...

LOL! I know some folks who would fit that bill. Really nice fireworks shot, Faye!

George said...

This is a marvelous fireworks photo. Both of the quotes are pretty great as well

Lisa said...

Two very different but appropriate Red White and Blue quotes! Your fireworks shot is great!

Kaylene said...

Great shot, I have a question, is there a them fro this week, when I go to "My Perspective" it is still on this theme. Cheers