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Re: RE: Hello/now vegetables/now snow

I was in college in PA at the time. It wasn't a whole lot better there.
All the cars were buried and we watched the PennDot plow trucks tear off
whole sides of cars going down the main streets.

Lovely experience.  And y'all wonder why I moved to Texas??  LOL

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: Kitty <kmrsy@earthlink.net>
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Thu, 20 Mar 2003 10:02:06 -0500 (EST)

>So, was there any mail?    ;+D
>-------Original Message-------
>From: Theresa- yahoo <tchessie@yahoo.com>
>Sent: 03/20/03 12:31 PM
>To: gardenchat@hort.net
>Subject: RE: [CHAT] Hello/now vegetables/now snow
>> Thought you might like this- I lived just north of Buffalo in '77 and
>remember that school was closed for 5 days and after being stuck in the
>house for 2 days we ventured out to the mailbox.  Trying to walk to then
>of the driveway was very hard and it took 3 of us holding on to each other
>to get there due to the driving wind and giant snow drifts.    One drift
>reached the roof in back of the house- so once the blizzard had stopped we
>packed down the snow and made "stairs" to climb up it and sled down.
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>-----Original Message-----
>From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net]On
>Behalf Of Marge Talt
>Sent: Tuesday, March 18, 2003 8:51 PM
>To: gardenchat@hort.net
>Subject: Re: [CHAT] Hello/now vegetables
>Yes, Theresa...munch peas for me, please!  We have had the worst
>winter in 30 years here - I still have some patches of snow that
>haven't melted after several warm days - but it is receding while the
>poor late bulbs are sticking their noses up through the muck.  Saw 1
>crocus blooming today.  Boy do I have some sad looking evergreen
>perennials; think I've lost most of my big evergreen euphorbs; they
>look terrible.  All the leaves I did not get up last fall are matted
>down like felt...talk about a clean up job!
>Dunno how long it's been since you lived in MD, but it is now
>gridlock pretty much around the clock, so snow just turns all into a
>total parking lot - even the hint of snow and 2' really did the
>trick.  Luckily, the big snow happened over a long weekend, but the
>Tues. people headed back to work was awful.
>Agree....would not choose this time to fly. Airlines are gonna be
>hurting even more than usual, considering the mind-set that appears
>to be in operation at the top.  Whadda waste!
>Marge Talt, zone 7 Maryland
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>> From: Theresa- yahoo <tchessie@yahoo.com>
>> Hi Marge-
>> I'll eat some peas for you!  You guys have had one heck of a winter
>> year!  I used to live in Maryland and recall the mass panic that
>> and Montgomery Co. would turn into if it even threatened snow-  the
>> gridlock was amazing!  At least once it really started snowing alot
>> people would stay at home- then I could get out and get things done
>> less traffic than usual (I was raised north of Buffalo, NY- so no
>> phobia here!)
>> 2 more days to the SF garden show!  And I'm cancelling my plans to
>attend a
>> conference in San Diego on Thursday- not to keen about getting on a
>> the day we decide to blow up Iraq in our infinite wisdom.
>> Theresa
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