We did however, have a storm the other night that caused a major electrical short in the power pole just outside our house. A couple of hours without electricity resulted in a great game of cards by candlelight.
|Gloves for protection and a Grandad for instruction|
But .... in searching for another title on 'abebooks' - I thought to type in the title and lo & behold - I found "More Barney Blue Eyes" - it is a First Edition published in 1938 and in really good condition. I ordered it straight away and had the joy of giving it to Mom just a few days ago.
|Mom and I with her book. We both look a little worn - me with little hair and Mom with scars & plasters from some basal cell cancer removals - but those smiles say it all - JOY!|