I Like the Waltons

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    What Happen to Shows Like That

    family love sticking together. maw and paw sure got there grove on
    IrishEyesTellNoLies IrishEyesTellNoLies
    41-45, M
    Aug 10, 2008

    A Way of Life Hardship and Struggle

      When i was  a young girl i would have to say my family was like the family in the movie Spencers Mountain with three less children and taking out all the happy, happy parts, laughter and drinking,tall tales, affection from the Father.Accept our Clayboy was my older...
    pb3563746 pb3563746
    Jul 9, 2009

    Not A Reality Show

    I loved the Waltons and still do. Just hearing the theme music was a pleasant, charming beginning.  Sit back and smile a lot. Besides, it beats the screaming reality shows..Jon & Kate plus 8. There's an example of a sad ending, in the works. My favorite person was Grandpa...
    wiseowl wiseowl
    61-65, F
    3 Responses Aug 7, 2010

    And Still Watching

    No, I'm not so old that I directly remember living in those times, but as a child we were still doing things the "old fashioned way". So when watching The Waltons it's like taking a trip down memory lane, when times were definitely simpler and slower. We have bought the...
    loyd loyd
    51-55, F
    15 Responses Aug 8, 2008

    Walton's Mountain

    Today my wife and I drove to Schyler Va. and visited the Walton's mountain museum. It is the home of Earl Hamner Jr., creator of "The Waltons". We visited the school house where he attended and which now houses the museum. We saw the actual house where he grew up, and...
    IndyJoe IndyJoe
    41-45, M
    1 Response Sep 1, 2008

    It's O.k. But I Like " Little House On The Prairie" Better

    Nothing else to say...Except John Boy is kinda cute. :P
    deleted deleted
    Apr 8, 2011

    Good Night John Boy

    I loved the Waltons growing up.  I would accomplish anything if my mom gave me the Waltons as a reward for doing it.  I still play the "good night game" with the kids in my life.  I swear my nephew thinks his name is "John Boy" because I am...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    10 Responses May 19, 2008
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