The last post I shared (click here) was my some of my earliest memories I drew for my grand daughter Lucy. They didn’t hold her interest as she was 5 years old. Perhaps when she’s 50 she’ll value them enough to share with her children.
The more I drew the more my own memory was jogged and these were of my childhood best friend and pets.
I made friends with Kay in grade school. For a while, she needed to wear a patch over one eye. I think it was to make her other eye stronger- and it worked. After awhile she no longer had to wear the patch.
My dogs Tipper and Topper loved ice cream and would look at me with puppy dog eyes when I had some. They always got a taste.
My first horse was Misty. She had a foal and I guessed which night she would give birth. Kay and I spent the night at the pasture. It was good we were there, because the foal got caught in a loop of batted wire and I had to untangle him. That night I will always remember.
I named the foal Copper Tint for the color of his spots. I’d bring him along when I went riding.