THURSDAY, AUGUST 18TH., 2016
WHERE IS CANDY LAND?
I went to the movies Wednesday.
But before I left I got ready. I have
both a soda cup and a popcorn
bowl I bought in January which
gives me a discount price on those
products at the Cinema.
Additionally I have a coupon I
get in a weekly email that offers
various specials at the theater.
Still, even with those special
offers, a trip to the concession
stand can be expensive.
During a recent trip to the
grocery store we picked up some
packaged candy to carry with us
to the show. I realize no one else
does this. But, on occasion, we
I was in the mood for one of
those packages yesterday to
supplement my pop corn and
But here's the thing. Fearing
a craving in between Movie
Theater visits my wife puts our
supply "somewhere safe." That
phrase, in reality, means hidden
I was asked to leave the room
while a ration of Raisinets was
retrieved from the stash. And,
sure enough, within three minutes
my candy was ready.
I remain amazed. Since a food
product is involved I have no
doubt the candy is stored somewhere
in our small kitchen. My wife is only
about 5'4 and her reach is limited.
Still, thus far, I have been unable
to locate "Candy Land." She's
Hope she never leaves me and
that all your NEWS is good.