Friday, March 16, 2012

Waiting. Nope. Saying hello. And a bit with Mama.

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At first I noticed just the man in the yellow shirt and the golden retriever, obviously very happy with each other. All of a sudden, the woman appeared and sat down, just as the man in the striped hoodie appeared with the black lab on a leash. The dogs didn't waste any time saying hello.

I took this photo on July 29, 2010. I was inside a Zipcar about to start it up and head right at the corner so that I could circle around to our one way street and pick up Mama for a trip to the Lucky Eagle Casino in Washington. We wanted to play the penny machines. We had fun, although I'm sure we lost some money. Mama thoroughly enjoyed the ride there, the playing, the eating, and the ride back home.

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Here we are, later on downtown before we headed out of town. We had stopped by the downtown Zipcar offices for the Grand Opening at their new location. Gosh, it's hard to believe that on that particular day she had only a little over five months left to live.

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This is the Zipcar, a Scion xA Artale. My first thought as I pulled out to turn right was "This is like driving a windshield!" Not one bit of the hood is visible as you drive.

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And here's Mama, about to get back into Artale after our visit at the Grand Opening.

6 comments:

Jim Klenke said...

I always like your pictures of you and mama.

Kate said...

Nice memories, Lynette. I understand why you miss her!

Honest Abe said...

Those were the days...

Fred G. said...

if you all werent cut from the same cloth

Fred G. said...

well if yall werent cut from the same cloth

Randy said...

Wonderful photos.