A little bit of ancient history with my parents (and the limerick written out so you can read it)
There once was a guy in the army
Yep, my father was in the army. I was born on a military base.
Who, long before he bought this old farm, he
My parents literally bought the farm when he got out. Thankfully, it wasn’t the metaphorical buying of a farm.
He traveled the world
Our family was stationed overseas which allowed for some great adventures in several countries —
With that one special girl
My parents enjoyed their postings all the more because they were together.
And thankfully never came to harm-y.
My apologies for the cheesy rhyme. The love for travel never left my mother. The last photograph was from the last trip they took together — in 2008 to Greece and Macedonia.
I began with ancient history (of my parents) and ended with ancient history (of the world) behind them. I love bookends.
The Discover Challenge prompt was Mixing Media, hence the photographs with text on them. I promise not to do that again.