Tuesday, February 05, 2008

All on Mardi Gras Day

As a person who has experienced the residents' side of Mardi Gras, I have so much to say, so much to share with you about how it is here. Yet, with a parade looming, I have little time to type anything of substance. Happiness floats from person to person here. Parties are abundant. Friends pop up in all places. A bunch of college boys carried our ladders home last night as I corralled three tired children down the street. That's the spirit of Mardi Gras. Not women flashing for beads or people falling down drunk the Quarter. It is a community sharing the revelry and helping when needed.
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2 comments:

Nola (www.nolanotes.com) said...

Yes--MG often brings out the best in folks!

Darrin said...

Sounds awesome. Hope I can make it someday.

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