Did your parents belong to one, too? And once a month or so, did you put a deck on each table, fill the bowls with chips, and maybe serve a few drinks before going to bed where the sound of adults laughing and cards thwack-thwacking and the smell of cigarettes floated upstairs to your room?
And now, in a slightly modified no-smoking (yet) manner, it’s back in my life.
Special mention to Joan who brought us all together. A true midwesterner at heart – when it comes to cards, at least, And to Katie for hosting and providing the yum snacks (and beer!), and to Emily for being a kick ass Euchre partner last night! I killed with that hand right there.