I Loved the 4th of July

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 26 People

    Roman Candle

    We had alot of fun the whole family was there. Some of us more sober than others , they started 494 on fire! The police were nice as my nephew asked a black cop if he was his dad! Sometimes i know i was adopted!
    redheadsrule redheadsrule
    36-40, F
    Jan 2, 2008

    A Redneck 4th of July

    This was my 1st 4th of July in Florida.  It was supposed to be a small family gathering in the backyard. Let me describe the yard. We live in a rural area the backyard is huge. The yard ends and a barbed wire fence seperates it from a massive cow pasture that goes all...
    sweetd sweetd
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Jul 11, 2007

    The Fireworks!!

    First of all July 4th is in the heat of the summer. I spend the day at the pool swimming. Sometimes my family will have a cook out. In the evening we go to see the fireworks at a nearby city. Hundreds of people show up and there is a concert and you park your car in a huge grassy...
    maggie0285 maggie0285
    36-40, F
    Jan 28, 2012

    But Not Anymore....

    I've always loved the fourth of July.  I grew up in a military family and was encouraged to be patriotic...and it has always been a natural inclination of mine, also.   I loved the patriotism, the awesome food, and especially the fireworks.   My...
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor
    56-60, F
    Mar 10, 2010

    Love It

    I have fireworks over Navy Pier in Chicago... At  Schofield Barracks in Hawaii... in my hometown...and in Denver CO. I love July 4th.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Mar 10, 2010
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