Monthly Archives: December 2010

Parade Route

   Along the parade route, one guy taking the afternoon off, remarks to his wife, "This is sure some parade, but that sure is one crazy float up front."    "Remember, this is Clover County," she reminds her husband, as she … Continue reading

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Added

   The BMX Bicycle Race, and Fun Ride Group are here the coming music and are already perched on their bicycles and fall in line behind the procession. They form an interesting unit. The BMX riders doing wheelies and some of … Continue reading

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Procession

   And as Gerbil pulls me and the trailer amongst the participants of the BBQr, people step back and try  to make out what’s going on. The Thistle Exempted marching ban sit by their yellow school bus wiating for their big … Continue reading

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Hitch

   Gerbil watches Uncle Heinrich and Twisty hurry off to the Big House, he says to me, "There they go, and you’re back by yourself."    I shrug, "Happens," then I think, "Besides, I’ve got to try and catch up … Continue reading

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Don’t Call us

   I take a deep breath and wing it, "Heerree Pigggg, Pig-Pig-Pig! Got Your Pounder Pankakkes ruight herre, Pig-pig-pig!"    "Whoa there! Right now!" Uncle Heinrich blurts out< "Don’t need no upset porkers around here!"    A couple barns over … Continue reading

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Will Call

   Gerbil looks over the playbill, "We have an opening to anyone who can do some animal calls," the assistant-producer suggests.    Uncle Heinrich looks me over skepktically, "Know any bird calls?"    "Polly Want a Cracker?" I say flat-footedly. … Continue reading

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All Call

   Just then the Assistant Producer rolls up on a lawn mower with a yard trailer behind it, "I got the pizzia dough fxins’ like you wanted."    "Good one there," Uncle Heinrich says agreeably, then hands the clipboard back … Continue reading

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