Friday, June 10, 2016

A GLIMPSE OF PHILLY

Welcome to another Glimpse of Philly.  Hope you are enjoying these.  Here's your glimpse for today.


Yeah, that sounds right.


A lovely shot of the Art Museum at sunset.


The sun setting over the Philly skyline.  This is one of my favorite shots.  Looking at this I can imagine people of the past facing west and wondering what kind of land was out there and then heading to Ohio, Illinois, Kentucky and Tennessee.  My great-grandmother's aunt and uncle joined a covered wagon train in the 1800s that left from center city heading in just that direction.

More later.

Kathy

5 comments:

  1. Kathy, I love the pictures. Beautiful. I have to tell this story to you since you showed the man-ays. A lady our family knew worked a bar that served food. She took an order and just put an "m" , onion , and pickle on the sandwich. Well the cook asked her is that "M" for mayo or mustard? She said, "neither, it's mator."(tomato) Everyone had a good laugh over that. Anna Jo was from the south and that's what she called tomatoes. Blessings, xoxo, Susie

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    1. That is too funny. Every area of the country has their own way of speaking.

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  2. Thank you for this. It's really interesting how a word gets pronounced or is different in other areas. Enjoy your day!

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