I Live In The Country And On A Farm Where I Grew Up

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    southern farm girl

    Grew up in the country on the Mississippi coast and was a farmers daughter. Growing up on a farm afforded you certain benefits that you don't appreciate until you are grown. i enjoy working in the dirt and seeing things grow. the surprise element of when you plant some thing and...
    Kountrymist Kountrymist
    46-50, F
    1 Response Feb 24, 2011

    Milking Time

    Traveling back to a time in a simple child hood growing up on a farm remembering my mother milking a cow. Just down the hill from the house early morning sun coming up. Mama took the cow and tied her to a post so as to hold her still. With stool in hand and bucket and washcloth...
    Kountrymist Kountrymist
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Mar 30, 2011

    Mastering The First Catch

    With the excitement and anticipation of the family camping trip on the river on a warm summer morning. As a 13 year girl insures being the first to get a start on the morning. She has tossed that hook and practiced for so long over the last months knowing that first bass is going...
    Kountrymist Kountrymist
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Mar 7, 2011

    Days Gone Bye

       When sitting on my front porch, I look up over the hillside towards the sunset. I can almost hear the tractor on the hill purring along. The smells of the dirt being turned up to the sky and a wet fresh dark rich soil being exposed. Dust in the air where my grandpa who farms...
    Kountrymist Kountrymist
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Mar 12, 2011

    I can see that most of you all are down to

    earth, home-grown country people. Today, a friend asked me, what makes a person country, and I realized that I just could not describe something specific. Then I got to wondering, what do y'all define as country?
    jesussaves2013 jesussaves2013
    22-25, F
    Mar 17, 2014
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