Day 21 of Blogging from A to Z. Today’s letter is U
U is for Universe Urban Urchin
inner urchin champing at
After dinner, we’d run up to a friend’s and lay out on the front lawn staring at the night sky on summer nights hoping for a shooting star or ufo; imagining walking on the moon. We’d rel uctantly go in when called in at 8 or 9 or sometimes 10, only to go out the next day and do it all again.
Today, my friends with small children keep their children in secure back yards, and sit in chairs to watch them in the front yard or drive them to ‘play dates.