Driving without a seatbelt.
Driving without a seatbelt in a car with bench seats.
Driving without a seatbelt in a car with bench seats and a metal dash with your date beside you.
Following the Mosquito Man on my bicycle.
Watching the movie projector light through a smoky haze.
Attending a rock concert where the crowd uses lighters instead of cell phones during ballads.
Stewardesses in tight fitting uniforms.
A&W waitresses delivering food to your car in tight fitting uniforms.
Miniskirts. (I see a pattern here.)
Catching blowfish off the bridge using frozen shrimp as bait.
Popping blowfish with my foot after they puff up.
Crabbing at 2 AM off Mather’s Bridge.
Lying on the warm hood of a ’56 Cadillac in 10 degree weather and watching the Northern Lights dance across the night sky . (
Al’s French Frys with white vinegar. (Yes it’s Frys) (
The smell of A&W hotdogs and fries when they place the tray on the driver’s side window.
A&W root beer in those wax megaphone containers. (My kids are asking, “What the heck is he talking about?”)
Salisbury Steak Day at school. (More Mystery Meat)
The smell of the incense in a Catholic Church.
A new litter of
Labrador puppies in a cardboard box.