Catching the fireflies could happily occupy an entire
It wasn't odd to have two or three "best" friends.
old referred to anyone over 20.
The net on a tennis court was the
perfect height to play volleyball and rules didn't matter.
The worst thing you could catch from the opposite sex was
It was magic when dad would "remove" his thumb.
unbelievable that dodge ball wasn't an Olympic event.
Having a weapon
in school meant being caught with a slingshot.
Nobody was prettier than
Scrapes and bruises were kissed and made better.
a big deal to finally be tall enough to ride the "big people" rides at the
Getting a foot of snow was a dream come true.
were discovered because of a "double-dog-dare."
cartoons weren't 30-minute ads for action figures.
No shopping trip was complete unless a new toy was brought
"Oly-oly-oxen-free" made perfect sense.
getting dizzy and falling down was cause for giggles.
The worst embarrassment was being picked last for a
War was a card game.
Water balloons were the ultimate
Baseball cards in the spokes transformed any bike into a
Taking drugs meant orange-flavored chewable
Ice cream was considered a basic food group (and STILL is as
far as I am concerned!!)
Older siblings were the worst tormentors, but
also the fiercest protectors.
If you can remember most or all of these,
then you have LIVED!!!!