Sunday, January 11, 2009

Am I unusual? Oh yeah!

Cyn and Farmboy, circa 1969

I've been "tagged by Dee, over at Mrs Peterson's Place to name 7 "unusual" things about me.
Truth be told, I think there are plenty more than 7, so I will show some constraint, and keep my list down.

1.Met Farmboy when I had JUST turned 16, and married him a month after I turned 18...which means we just celebrated 37 years. THAT's the unusual part!!! (Do the math...I am 55 now!)

2. I will always be "Young", as that is my last name! (I LOVE telling folks that)

3. Before getting saved in 1978, I was a REALLY bad Catholic.

4. I used to have VERY curly hair until it is barely wavy.

5. The Christmas music starts 'round here about a week before Thanksgiving. Can't help myself. Not another note after Dec. 25 tho.

6. I have had 2 stepmothers and 2 stepfathers.

7.I used to have really bad breath until Farmboy told me to start flossing before bed. (his habit for many, many years) That was 4 New Years Eves ago, and I have NOT missed one night since. Not even if we go to bed at 2am. Not even if I have had the flu. breath has greatly improved!

Oh my! There are so many more I could list!
Now, Dee wants me to "tag" 7 others, but I can't think of anyone who has the time for
if you are so inclined, join in.
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Mimi from French Kitchen said...

What an adorable photo! You are forever young, Cyn!

Joni said...

You are the TINIEST little thing! Goodness! How tall is your husband? How be forever YOUNG! Not a bad last name at ALL if you have to be at the end of the alphabet!

Mrs. Peterson's Place said...

You are too cute!

Thanks for the pic and the giggle {grin}.

God's peace,

kansasrose said...

Cyn, you are absolutely adorable and are and will be forever young and gorgeous as will that handsome hunk of a man you stand by. You both are blessed to have each other. Got ya a strong, good Michigan farmboy. Those farmboys are good catches, aren't they? woot! :)

ps I met my KS farmboy when I was 17, he was 18! I'll have to post a pic sometime of when we were skinny, gawky teens in young LOVE. 36 year this summer hon!

Maggii said...

37 years ! That's awesome! I met my husband right before my 15th Birthday....we started dating right after my 16th....we got married about 2 months after I turned 18 and we celebrated our
25th anniversary last June...

Krissie said...

what a lovely couple - you are so tiny like me! are youthat small or is farmboy so tall? my husband is v v tall and that makes me look even tinier in photos!