Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Visitors I Love

Today, my sister, Cee, her husband Bud and my niece CeeCee came for a visit.  They live in Lake Havasu, so it's kind of a drive for them.  Well, CeeCee did the driving, and I hear Cee slept and I'll assume that Bud had the enviable job of keeping Muffy the Tiny Yorkshire Terrier Terror amused.  She's a doll, actually; never stops moving!

I think we had a lovely visit, and definitely some fine lunch comestibles from Chuy's.  Yep, I had no problem scarfing down my two Grilled Mahi tacos.  Heaven in a tortilla, baby.

My sister Cee and I didn't get to see each other much as children.  I think by the time I was five or six, she had gotten married and moved out.  We probably were not close until we were both adults; it's hard for a kid to relate to her adult siblings.  But thankfully, we have a wonderful, loving relationship.  And I think she's married to the most amazing man on earth.  Bud, if I had found a man like you, I may actually have tied the knot. ;)

And in two days, I get to see my baby sister, Wendy and her other half Dean.  He's a keeper, too, you know.  See, when we Sepulveda girls find the right ones, we don't shilly-shally around.  Sadly, some of us never found the right one.  In high school, our Marriage class was conducted by a Nun.  In this case it was Sr. Mary Carlanne, and though we loved her very much, we all knew for sure that Marriage taught by a nun was just wrong, somehow.  She used to tell us that everyone had their other half, to which smart-ass Tequila told her, "Yes, and mine is a Tibetan monk who will never leave Tibet."  I was such a pain in the butt, even then. :)  Thankfully, most of the nuns appreciated me for my mind, not my sparkling repartee.

And, I'll bet mine really WAS a Tibetan monk!

2 comments:

  1. We have an awful lot in common you know. My youngest sis Susan was born when I was 15. I left home at 17 and we never really clicked until a few years ago when I was in AZ. She called out of the blue to say could she and her husband come to stay for a couple of weeks (they lived in Scotland then, they are in Belgium right now with the Brit Air Force). That one visit made all the difference to our relationship, amazing.
    Hope you are doing well today, chins up girlie
    Fay in the basement
    P.S. we have given up looking for the stupid wireless router, too many boxes, so we are buying a new one today. So hopefully after today, it will be Fay in the warm, oh yeah!

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  2. See, that's what I'd do; get a new one, and keep the original as a spare... just in case. :D

    YAY for getting OUT of the basement!!!

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