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Dad's 60th Birthday

Most of the time, when I write, the words flow easily.
Yet, when I sat down to compose this, I had a problem,
There are so many things to say, how could I possibly say it all.
So, I played it by ear, and with my ears that was not easy. Ha! Ha! Ha! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

In today's busy world,
We seldom take the time to honor the people we hold dear.
Usually, we wait until their death, to honor their life.
Tonight we have the opportunity to honor a very special person.
The man, whom we have all gathered to honor this evening,

was born on January 8,1937, in St. Francios County, Missouri,
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