Happy 58th Anniversary, mom & dad!

Today my parents celebrate their 58th wedding anniversary.

For their 50th, we had a small family party and wrote some poems.

Here’s a brief excerpt:

April 4th 1954
Ike was president, our nation was at war
But this couple – while on a blind date
Had each found their ultimate mate

Leaving New York and Pharmacy behind
Mom de-beaked chickens with no never mind
Dad had visions of a business or two
Mom right beside him had her advice too

Mom and Dad tackled issues at home and beyond
Always together  – eating lunch by the pond.

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15 Responses to Happy 58th Anniversary, mom & dad!

  1. Leah says:

    What a great post! I love those photos of your parents. They look as happy today as they did then.

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  2. madeline taylor says:

    I cannot believe I missed this post! I shared with friends at work. Such great great photos!!

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  3. Anne (Kroll) Stassen says:

    I love this, and love your parents! Wow — fantastic photos.

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  4. Ariana says:

    What a beautiful pictures !

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  5. What a beautiful tribute to your parents! Z

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  6. imexcited says:

    Cheers to a beautiful couple! Love this post – real life love stories always touches me. God bless your parents and your family.

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  7. jakesprinter says:

    Happy Anniversary

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  8. Madhu says:

    A solid relationship 🙂 Wishing your parents man,y many more happy years together!

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  9. Bams Triwoko says:

    Amazing… Happy anniversary to your parents.. 🙂

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  10. So glad you used this post for Jake’s “Solid” theme! Lisa, I love the poem you did…and the photos are priceless. 🙂

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  12. restlessjo says:

    Those were the days! Don’t they look great. Some achievement!

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