(Musings of a Homemaker – Houghton Lake Resorter newspaper)
“Get that thing out of here and don’t you ever bring a snake into the house again!”
Turning from the kitchen sink just as my young son proudly showed me the snake he had captured in a jar.
It was the fall of 1964. I had three young boys under the age of seven and dirty laundry in the laundry room. Now I was being confronted with a snake in a jar.
Reality was here to stay.