Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Holiday encore ~ Lucy and the boys celebrate our independence

I don't think I can top last year's Fourth of July celebration, so here it is again. 

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George: Mom's been decorating the barn again. Must be a holiday. 



Lucy: You know this has trouble written all over it.



George: I don't mind. I'm proud to be an American.



Alan: Hooray for the red, white and blue...and green? Mom, I need a new halter.



Hank: Let's have a parade!



Lucy: I'll be Grand Marshal.



Lucy: Ok, boys, line up! Smallest to tallest. Hank, you're last. Alan, get over here!
Alan: Geez, she can be bossy sometimes.


Lucy: Hold on...let's watch the marching bands go by first.
Ok, get on up here, Alan.



Me: Good job! Just a few more blocks, then watermelon for everybody.



The one spectator lining the parade route was disappointed that no one was throwing out candy.


Lucy: You've had your fun, now where's my watermelon?
Me: I'll go get it right now. You just stand here and keep the folks at home entertained 'til I come back.
And please don't embarrass me by drooling. It's not your best look.


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15 comments:

  1. Happy 4th of July to you and your farmily! It's such a joy to stop by and see what everyone is up to. Thanks for sharing :)

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  2. I think you are correct. This would be pretty hard to beat.

    Happy, happy Fourth of July!! We live in such an exceptional country!

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  3. Estella from Co.7/4/12, 7:06 AM

    Happy 4th....great celebration even IF it was last year. HUGS

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  4. HAH! That's great....there's a bit of similarity between both of our posts today!! Check out mine...

    www.beehavenacres.blogspot.com

    bev

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  5. Dave Gibbons7/4/12, 7:44 AM

    Your parade is an excellent celebration of the Fourth of July holiday. I hope you and yours have a great, quiet (no pops and bangs to scare the group) day.

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  6. All that excitement will be hard to top this year! Happy 4th!

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  7. Happy 4th to the 7MSN crew from wet and cool Alberta, CanadaEH!

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  8. Carol in N. Colorado7/4/12, 8:43 AM

    Happy 4th of July to the 7MSN gang. Enjoy the watermelon to beat the heat!!

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  9. Party like it's 1776! (I just saw that on the weather channel) Enjoyed the parade. Wishing everyone a safe and Happy 4th. Long may she wave.

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  10. Happy 4th..Best parade ever....

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  11. Thank goodness you repeated this, because I must have missed it last year!!! Good show!!!

    Happy Fourth to you, the boys, and the reigning queen!!!

    Nancy in Iowa

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  12. I missed this too from last year so happy to see this celebration.
    Enjoy your 4th and definitely give the little guys more watermelon.
    Best always, Sandra

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  13. OK,cutest post EVER! Meghan

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