Raise your hand if you’ve ever watched the movie Speed. Keanu Reeves. All hard stares and clenched jaws. Sandra Bullock. All fast talking and superhuman bus driving. Great movie! In fact, it was one of the first movies I remember watching where I realized that Hollywood loves to throw two people together in an impossible … Continue reading Redeemed
I also remember meeting Wade’s mom, Pam, for the first time. I was so incredibly nervous. My friend, Kim, and I had been discussing in detail how nervous she was to meet her boyfriend’s mom, and it had rubbed off on me. In fact, my good friend, Chasity, did not attend my school. In order to “pass notes” back and forth to each other - this was before texting….yes, I’m realizing I’m THAT old - we kept shared journals. We would each write about things that had gone on during the week, exchange journals, comment, and write back. It was our own antiquated version of Facebook Messenger 😉 It was in that journal to Chasity I had written about meeting Pam for the first time.
Let’s see…. Where did I leave off? James Wright and Laverne Ross were married the following October. They remained married from October 3, 1953 until Granddad passed away on Mother’s Day, May 9, 2004. Those 50+ years held some amazing memories, gave them 8 children, many grandchildren, and several great grandchildren. Now, Mamaw’s mom and … Continue reading …like Jimmy and Verne