Re: [gardeners] Xmas Gifts

Margaret Lauterbach (
Sun, 28 Dec 1997 12:31:48 -0700

At 11:18 AM 12/28/97 +0000, Liz Albrook wrote:
>Cheryl & Erich Schaefer <> wrote:
>> Believe it or not, someone with a
>> garden gave it to me. 
>A cruel person with a garden gave it to you.  :-)
>> Do I meet the challenge or throw the whole business
>> into the meadow?
>Well, I'd have to toss it in a meadow.  And I'd have to kill the 
>person who gave it to me.  Unless there was one plant that I liked 
>and didn't have -- then I'd just have to wish I'd killed the giver.  
>I hope you are a stronger person than I and can safe yourself the 
>aggravation by throwing them out now.  (I bet it's a lost cause but 
>I'm rooting for you anyway.)
>> What did you get?
>Not a single thing.  But we're leaving for the Rose Bowl on the 31st 
>and will be spending a week in southern California for our Christmas. 
>Works for me.  
>I'm enjoying the seed catalogues as they slowly arrive in fewer 
>numbers than last year.  Is Henry Fields the same thing as Gurney's?
Arrive the same day, have the same stuff, etc.  Sure looks like it to me.  

I think you're going to have a wonderful time in southern Cal. around New
Year's.  Hope the air is good, and that the game is better.  Margaret