Tuesday, April 21, 2009

something's fishy

Take a look. This is me in PA's boat.
I don't spend much time in it; it just takes up space in our garage.
The other day, though, PA took it away, and when it came back, it smelled fishy.
I took a stroll to try to figure out where the smell was coming from.
And look what I found! PA said it was a big old 6 pound bass!
He was so proud of his catch! It was about as big as me. He decided to take it to a pond close to our house so that other people could have fun catching it, too. I was just glad it didn't wiggle around when it was being measured.
Now this is something that can't be measured: the love my grandma has for my grandpa! Today would have been my their 63rd wedding anniversary. This is their engagement picture. Aren't they cute?
Here is their wedding picture and their 60th wedding anniversary picture. I know this will be a sad day for grandma, but she was sure lucky to have him in her life for so many years!
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12 comments:

Beckett said...

63 is a lot of years. Imagine how long that is in dog years. I think you should be extra snuggly with Grammy today, Petra!

Beckett

Pee S - that fish looks tasty!

Ruby Bleu said...

I bet that fish was stinky!

Please give your gramma a kissy for me today, OK.

Lots of Licks, Ruby

Asta said...

Petra
Mommi says it's nevew enuff yeaws when you have a tweasoowe like ouw Gwammpawents did.
Give youw Gwamma lots of extwa smoochies and tell hew how happy you awe that she had such a magicallove fow so long. They awe a supew cute couple bootiful
smoochie kisses
ASTA
pee ess congwatulations to youw Pa fow that hooge catch

The Puppies said...

you don't look like you liked standing in the boat!!! Too bad you didn't get to eat the fish--- we would have thought that was yummy! definitely give your grandma some extra attention today!
xoxoxoxox,
The Puppies

Mack said...

Your gwamma and gwampa were such a handsome couple! I know you are taking good care of your gwamma!!

Peanut said...

That is some fish. Happy Anniversary to your grandma.

Joe Stains said...

Mom wants to eat that fish!! lol. Your gram and gramps were adorable. We are sending thoughts to your gram today, Petra.

Lorenza said...

Hi, Petra!
That fish is huge!
Give your grandma kisses and hugs from us!
Those pictures are beautiful.
Kisses and hugs
Lorenza

Aki and Poopie said...

wow Petra! that fish was almost the same size as you!!!

your grandparents looked lovely! and we're not just saying that.. they both look beautiful together! no wonder your mum turned out to be pretty too!

give our hugs to your grandma, okay? we love you!

drooly kisses,

Aki and Poopie

Maggie and Mitch said...

We're thinking that your gram might need extra huggies from you today, Petra! Your gram and gramp sure made a cute couple!
Thank doG that fishie didn't slap you in the face with his stinky tail!

Love ya lots,
Maggie and Mitch

FleasGang said...

That bass IS almost as big as you Petra! You should go out on the boat with your Pop sometime. We bet you'd have fun.

Coincidentally, April 21st is our Mom and Pop's anniversary too! Although it has only been 8 years for them :-)

luv
Shelly & Tommy

Lady Kaos said...

Wow, Mom says that's big fish and she wishes she had a boat.
Those are wonderful pictures of your grandparents! They look so happy together in each picture.
Kaos