oooohhhh, there's more where those came from, and don't forget to tip your fav wacko Kansan (cha-ching) hehe! No, really, that is a sweet story, ahhhh family memories.
Originally Posted by Constance
Dang, Shannon, on the "rate a phrase" scale, that one's worth at least a dollar!
My dad was a coal miner who never quite finished high school, and my mother was a school teacher. She had a great vocabulary, and everytime she used a "fancy" word, my dad would rate it, as in a 50 cent word, 75 cent word, etc. I guess a dollar word would be worth $10, nowadays.