The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on December 5, 1976 · Page 47
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 47

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Palm Beach Post-Times, Sunday, December 5, 1976 C13 Kids' Rotten Days Are Our Fault, Of Course My son slouched into the kitchen last night, threw his books on the countertop and said, "I've just had the worst day of my entire life and it's all your fault!" "How do you figure that?" I asked. "Just because you made me go back up to my room and turn off all the lights before I went to school, I Erma Bombeck iweddingsengagementsi missed the bus. Then, with all your nagging about cleaning up my room, I couldn't find my gym clothes and got 15 points knocked off my grade." "The gym clothes were folded and in your bottom drawer." "Yeah, well, what yo-yo would expect them to be there?" "You've got a point." "I hope you're happy," he grumbled. "I have failed English." "I did that?" "That's right. I told you I had a paper that was due before lunch and you made me turn my lights off last night and wouldn't let me do it." "It was 1:30 in the morning." "Just forget it. It's done. Did you have a good lunch today? I hope so because thanks to you, I didn't get any." "What's that got to do with me?" "You're the one who wouldn't advance me next week's allowance. And more good news. You know the suede jacket you got me for my birthday last year? Well, it's gone." "And I'm to blame for that?" "I'm glad you admit it. All I hear around here is, 'Hang up your coat, hang up your pajamas, hang up your sweater'. . . and the one time I take your advice and hang up my jacket on a hook in the lunchroom, someone rips it off. If I had just dropped it on the floor by my feet like I always do, I'd have that suede jacket today." "It sounds like quite a day." "It's not over yet," he said. "Didn't you forget something?" "Like what?" I asked. "Like weren't you supposed to remind me I had ball practice after school?" "I put a note on your desk." do that. I swear, I was talking to some of the guys and we decided , "Under all that junk I'm supposed parents can sure screw up their v to find a note? It would serve you kids." right if I got cut. And I might just I smiled. "We try." t sscV 1 If CliniSTMAS SPECIALS O Ceramic Planters no 21 . . Diameter O Specimen Plants & smaii O BasketS All sizes & shapes Miss Johnson Mr. Wagner Jr. Arlene M. Johnson and William R. Wagner Jr., were married Nov. 27 at Trinity United Methodist Church, Palm Beach Gardens. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Norman E. Johnson of 4410 Birdwood St., Palm Beach Gardens. Wagner is the son of Mr. and Mrs. William R. Wagner of Elmira, N.Y. The couple will live in Lake Park following a wedding trip to Tennessee. Miss Barkus Mr. Tighe Adelaide H. Barkus announces the engagement of her daughter, Roberta Edna Barkus, to John Paul Tighe, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Leard of Miami. (0LeAwxtU St. A DON'T BE OLD FASHIONED! 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Understand civic matters better and take care of them more wisely. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22 to Jan. 20) Showing gratitude toward those who have done you favors in the past is wise and will insure more goodwill in the future. Analyze your work so you can handle it better in the days ahead. AQUARIUS (Jan. 21 to Feb. 19) Daytime hours are best for enjoying amusements that please you most, but be reflective in the evening. Avoid one who is a born liar and could be very convincing. PISCES (Feb. 20 to March 20) Give home and family life your fullest attention during day and try to please kin more. Study new projects from every angle before you go ahead with them. Avoid a gossiper. ARIES (March 21 to April 19) State your position in some important affair to higher-ups who can assist you with it. Gather all the information you can at right sources. TAURUS (Apil 20 to May 20) Study into monetary matters and work them out more efficiently now. 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