is a reason 2011 ended abruptly and 2012 got off to a slow
start. Dan got a new knee for Christmas. He hobbled around
the house for a while, but was back at work within 6 weeks.
||We took in a 1940's
music show. It seems to be the kind of thing we do at this
time of year.
||The big snow of
2012. It's been a particularly warm winter with more thunderstorms
than snow. In fact, to date (2/20), this has been the only
snow we've had and it wasn't much.
the Congregational Nurse Awards Dinner - both of Maureen's
programs were recognized. (Holy Trinity Church and "Her"
||On Saturday, March
31st there was a Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans event at the
Charlotte Motor Speedway. Dan's company was a majot sponsor
so we got to go the the special reception on Friday evening.
We got the meet actual war heros and heard some very interesting
speeches. The finale of the night was a private concert by
the Oak Ridge Boys.
in a 5K race with our friend Barbara. We walked and finished
last. However Dan did win a certificate for a pair of running
shoes. His claim to fame: he was the oldest participant in
the race. Most of his body was 63 years old. The right knee
was 4 months old.