Re: [gardeners] Chat

Gayle Fields (
Thu, 07 May 1998 21:14:07 -0600

Margaret Lauterbach wrote:
> <snip>
> >All is well in my universe, Terry. My daughter and her children are coming
> >over Sunday so we're gonna cook hot dogs outside to make
> >cheese/chili/relish/onion/everything else dogs, my grandchildren's favorite
> >summertime meal and, if the truth is known, mine too. Life is good.
> >
> >George
> >
> I keep seeing commercials saying, "You are what you eat."  So I quit eating
> wienies.  Margaret

Margaret, that reminds me of a student I had last year.  He came into my
room quite upset that his Phys. Ed. teacher had called him a weiner. 
This is not what you call a young lad with a low self esteem.  I told
him that the next time Mrs. Smith called him that he could just reply,
"Yes, but I am an Oscar Myer."  It worked!


"The most deadly of all possible sins is the mutilation of a child's
                                                Erik Erikson