Tueday #6 ~ A 1940’s Romance Series

White Shoes After Labor Day As I am watering my roses, I keep splashing my toes. These new white peep-toe shoes will be ruined if I am not careful. I frown as I look down at my wet toes. The past few days have been like an indian summer, so my roses are confused and […]

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Tueday #5 ~ A 1940’s Romance Series

Shouldn’t You Call First? Well it is only Thursday by the time he shows up at my house. Claiming temporary insanity, he says that the day started with a T so he immediately thought it was Tuesday and he blames me for not being able to think straight. No need to waste time on the […]

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Tuesday #4 ~ A 1940’s Romance Series

Apple Pie and Pink Corselettes Excruciatingly, the week went by, as if the clock was stuck for days at a time. Several times I had thought about going to the Courthouse and stalking Mr. Stunning. “Oh, hello there. Fancy bumping into you here,” I would say innocently. But a lot of deep breaths later I […]

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Tuesday #3 ~ A 1940’s Romance Series

Sugar Cubes and Lovely Lips I can hear my watch ticking away as I stood at the bus stop waiting a few minutes before 2 p.m. on a sunny fall Thursday. I can see the large blue vehicle in the distance with its two headlights and its boxy shape and curved top approaching me. The […]

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Tuesday #2 ~ A 1940’s Romance Series

The sun shines on this beautiful fall day, and after a long week of waiting it is finally Tuesday. Sitting down at our favorite department store café for lunch with my two best friends, Helen and Kathleen, I am all smiles. “What are you smiling about?” Kathleen immediately asks. I tell them all about Mr. […]

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Tuesday #1 – A 1940’s Romance Series

Be careful how you stroke that goatee Up and down, the bumpy bus keeps jostling us., I’m glad there is room for my packages on the empty seat next to me. Holding all these things on my lap would not have been fun on this ride. I move my arm to steady the bags and […]

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