Fun days ____ Filled with ship of pleasure.
Drive-in movies ____ Comic books and blue jeans.
Howdy Doody ____Baseball cards and birthdays.
Take me back ____ To the world gone away.
Memories ____ Seem like yesterday."
We had driven down from Utah with the plan to look in on my in-laws, which we did. Unfortunately, we observed signs that our suspicions were correct. They are declining rapidly. They do not have any family nearby to be their caregivers. And while they have fiercely fought to stay in their house, it is time to make arrangements for their end of life care. So sad to see once vibrant active people lose their ability to live independently. But they had a good run --- nearly 93 years worth of comfortable, good times.
I got them talking a little bit about their old days and caught it on video. Hopefully, these little videos can be a treasure for their posterity in days to come.
Gold days ____ Days I'll always treasure.
Funny faces ____ Full of love and laughter.
Funny places ____Summer nights and streetcars.
Take me back ____To the world gone away.
Our good memories _____ Seem like yesterday.
Old days _____ Old days ____" (the band Chicago from 1975)