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Ted’s And Pat’s Birthday-On The Fourth Of July

My dad and sister had the same birth date.
Ted was youngest of three brothers,
Pat was the second oldest of five.
The family would celebrate their birthdays,
With fireworks, and cook outs, and many adult beverages.
They were special people.
Ted repaired PBY-5a planes in the Pacific theatre in WWII.
Pat was radical who attended the Democratic National Convention.
Ted liked bowling, golfing, and the Q of A choir picnics at Camp Dearborn,
Pat liked anything to do with counter-culture movement.

Pat did not finish college; she had ‘incompletes’ on her courses.
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