I Have Caught Fireflies

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    One Of My Fondest Memories

    Every summer my father would send me to visit my grandmother for a week. She lived in eastern Iowa on a farm and nearly every night you could see these little lights blinking on and off. I had never seen such a thing so my grandmother got together a mason jar with a lid that she...
    Shattereddreams88 Shattereddreams88
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 24, 2013

    Little Lights

    Every Friday night I would be dropped out to spend the night at my grandmothers house. One summer night she showed me how to catch fireflies. Getting a mason jar that she used for canning. She poked holes in the lid then we went outside. There where little bugs flying around...
    koolkatjossie koolkatjossie
    36-40, F
    Jul 4, 2013

    One of my favorite memories .

    When I would stay at my mawmaws house across the street from the marsh ( louisiana ) deep off in the country side ; my pawpaw would give us mason jars with holes in the top . It was my childhood nightlight . I truly miss those days & that old house he built by hand .
    LavenderTeal23 LavenderTeal23
    36-40, F
    Apr 15, 2014
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