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A to Z of Thankful Me: P

A to Z Challenge, Day 16: P



P is for Popcorn, my favorite movie treat,


And for Piano, whose bench is often my seat.




It’s also for Photography, an artistic hobby

My dad has developed, and his children want to copy.


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Thanks for sights, smells, sounds, and tastes!

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  1. Puppies!!! Personally, I think Puppies Personify Possitivly Perfect and Pure Pleasurable Playfulness! Precious and Pretty, Perky and Priceless, yet a Powerful Presence of a Peacefull Paradise.
    (wow...)

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    1. Wow is right! And to think you are writing all these comments in a language that is not your first! Well-done!

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  2. Popcorn is yummy! I love it as a snack at home, too.

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  3. I love your Ps and I am surprised you didn't include Puppies! For me P is for Plumerias and they have just started to bloom!

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    1. Puppies definitely are deserving of the list, but since I used D is for Dogs and G is for Guide dog puppies, I guess I figured I had covered those bases. :-)

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  4. I have been looking forward to making popcorn all day!

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  5. Yeah, count me as someone else who expected to find "puppy" here. But I do love popcorn! I pop it on the stove with a little oil in the bottom of a heavy pan. And I make THE BEST caramel popcorn you'll ever eat.

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    1. I guess "puppy" will need to go into volume 2! :-)
      You make popcorn the real way--yum, yum! And although I have my tried-and-true caramel popcorn recipe, I'd love to try yours!

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