Friday, January 29, 2010

Remembering Dad...Year II

Today would have been my Dad’s 75th birthday. Dad liked nothing better than having a steak for his birthday. Mom likes a Ribeye, but not Dad, he liked a T-Bone, the bigger the better. In recent years, the local steakhouse closed down, reopened, closed again, reopened as a church, closed again and has now reopened as a Mexican restaurant.

Confused? Me too!

So, in keeping with the family tradition, we’re going out for T-bones at the new Longhorn that has opened near where the old steakhouse once stood.

I’m sad you can’t be with us but we know you’ll be watching. I don’t know if you ever got to eat at Longhorn or not but I hear they cook a really mean steak.

We miss you.


BK said...

Yes, he'll be watching and blessing all of you there. Hope you'll all have a nice meal.

Rae said...

Happy Birthday to your dad!
Enjoy your steak!

Grampys World said...

I am sure he will be sitting right there with you enjoying his own steak.

sally said...

It is nice that you are honoring your Dad just the way he would have liked.
How did you get the name gopher?

Jen said...

Happy birthday to your Dad! Memories are a good thing to have.

Margaret said...

Sorry I missed the time for the Birthday...I hope that you celebrated with honors with a T-Bone....
Bet he joined you....



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