Comments: Socks go to the state fair

How thrilling! I can't wait for the next installment!

(Do you get the socks back afterwards? I'm worried...)

Betty

Posted by Betty at August 22, 2006 01:30 PM

I LOVED going to the Texas State Fair when I was a kid. One year my parents took me out of school for a *whole week* so we could go to Dallas and stay in a hotel and see the fair. It was kid heaven!

Posted by Betty, again at August 22, 2006 01:33 PM

Lol, seriously. "jumped into the temperate water" *giggles* (that and the signage comment)
Not to worry about the socks being lonely- they'll have Aileen Purse to keep them company! :-D

Posted by Jennifer at August 22, 2006 02:25 PM

Yes, Betty, I'll get the socks back. But then they'll be off to their intended recipient. This will be our first time going to the state fair. (I wonder how it'll compare to Ohio's?)

Ooh - that Aileen purse of Jen's is some stiff competition. But no worries, we've promised to play nice and stay friends.

Posted by Nanc at August 22, 2006 03:21 PM

so i have not had a great day and that blog entry was so great it cheered me right up. i work down that way and lefty and righty are correct that signage is not good. i will be sending all of my good vibes to the socks and the purse.

Posted by aubyn at August 22, 2006 08:05 PM

What a wonderful story! I hope the socks are well-behaved and do well at the State Fair. You can bet that I'll be visiting in September to see the results. Good luck!

Posted by Teri S. at August 22, 2006 08:52 PM

you are so crazy, silly girl. these are soooo purty! glad you did the wire blockers! hahaha. i can't wait to see your 1st prize ribbon :)

Posted by Jen da Purse Ho at August 22, 2006 10:29 PM

I hope that a farmer declares "That is some sock," and you take home a pretty ribbon.

Of course, if on return home, you butcher and eat your prize winning socks, I will never forgive you.
-R

Posted by Rachel at August 23, 2006 08:21 AM

They are so close to me!!! I can't wait to visit them at the fair! Will they be allowed to send a postcard home?

Posted by P-la at August 23, 2006 10:57 AM

Thanks for the hallelujah on my blog! You're in Dallas! We're in Forney! We sistas! Can I get an AMEN? :)

Posted by Jo at August 31, 2006 09:37 AM

NanC! Those look SUPER! I am sure the Judges will not be able to take their eyes off them.

Posted by Petra at August 31, 2006 08:59 PM

Yeah! 2nd Place at the State Fair. That is wonderful news. Some Socks! I love the orange, red and yellow colors.

Posted by Jennifer at September 8, 2006 01:52 PM
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