Originally Posted by Primadawn
My Dad grew up in SE Missouri--I totally get it!
You ever heard of Poplar Bluff? It was the biggest town around and we called it "going to the city".....I lived in Gatewood. Nearest small town was Doniphan. There were 2 families that in-bred really bad. And of course the 2 families hated each other. That's where I learned to cook on a wood burning stove. And we were the only ones in the family to have indoor plumbing. True story.