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I  owe, I  owe so off to work you go!

Not many people stay so pleasant when going off to work on a hot summer day.  Hats off to my hubby – my darling, dashing Englishman.  He decided to be an American belonging to me sixty-four years ago.  Of course, then he thought I was going to belong to him!  I owe, I owe so off to work he goes.  Sweetheart of mine!

About oneta hayes

ABOUT ME Hello. To various folks I am Neat’nee, Mom, Grandma Neta, Gramma, Aunt Neta, Aunt Noni, Aunt Neno, and Aunt Neto (lots of varieties from little nieces and nephews). To some I’m more like “Didn’t you used to be my teacher?” or “Don’t I know you from someplace?” To you, perhaps, I am a Fellow Blogger. Not “fellow” like a male or a guy, but “fellow” like a companion or an adventurer. I would choose to be Grandma Blogger, and have you pull up a chair, my website before you, while I tell you of some days of yore. I have experienced life much differently than most of you. It was and is a good life. I hope to share nuggets of appreciation for those who have gone before me and those who come after me. By necessity you are among those who come after me and I will tell you of those who came before. Once upon a time in a little house on a prairie - oops, change that lest I commit plagiarism - and change that “house on the prairie” to “dugout on the prairie.” So my story begins...
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  1. How wonderful! I have a man just like him. We are blessed ❤️

  2. yes…Happiest of Birthdays!!

  3. Roos Ruse says:

    I adore your turns of phrase, Oneta. Best birthday regards.

    • oneta hayes says:

      Thank you, Roo. I just read your account of farm life with brother. Enjoyed the farm memories. I was a farm girl although I seldom went to the barn. My biggest venture into the outdoor farm life was the chicken house. 😀

  4. calmkate says:

    happy birthday, so glad you found a good one Oneta, you deserve each other 🙂

  5. dawnlizjones says:

    Gotta love ‘im!! Happiest to the Brit who married the Yank!! Best of the best!!

  6. Beautifully written and a Happy birthday to him.

  7. e says:

    Oh Ms. Oneta how wonderful!



  8. calensariel says:

    Well tell him happy birthday for me, and to stay a cool cat out there in that heat! 😀

  9. M.K. Aneal says:

    Haha, aw how sweet! ❤

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