Ashley’s ears popped on descent and Keith smiled at her –“We’re almost home!”
Thirty minutes later, they pulled into their driveway. The kids, a 3 1/2 year old tow-head boy and 1 year old girl with an infectious smile and a fresh, lumpy surprise for the next changer of her diaper, ran toward their parents.
“Mommy – Daddy, I found treasure in the mud!”
Looking down, Keith took the offering from his son. It was a diamond.
“My lost earring!” Ashley squealed.
Keith looked at Grandpa who was holding the garden hose which had made the Earthy concoction and laughed “Arrrrrrrrr!”