The Long Love Affair

It began a long, long time ago.  It had to be sometime between 1956 and 1957 and it started at a corner market located on Main Street in Lamont, California.  I enjoyed
going to that small market with Mom to buy groceries, for a few reasons.

One of the reasons was that the butcher would give me a fresh all-beef Frankfurter from the meat counter.  I would eat the lone Frankfurter as we walked around the market shopping.  Secondly, it was there that Continue reading