Vacation is Over

Ten days ago the Melard Coach from Lancaster Pennsylvania arrived in Pinecraft with a full bus of vacationers. Today they loaded up and are on their way home.






These girls each bought ice cream at Big Olaf before boarding the bus.

But the rule is "No ice cream on the bus." This reminds me of years ago when Mel Kurtz was a taxi driver in the Apple Creek/Orrville Ohio area. One day Mart Lisbet had Mel Kurtz take her and some grandchildren to go some place. On the way home she asked Mel Kurtz to stop at Fred's Cheese, where she took all the grandchildren with her into the shop and bought them each an ice cream cone. When they got back into Mel's station wagon he got upset as he didn't want ice cream cones in his vehicle, but what could he do? Anyway he gunned the motor and every ice cream cone hit the roof of his vehicle.

Only five people were present to bid them "Good-bye".

1 comment:

  1. That is so funny!!! That seems so counter productive to gun the motor because he was upset, and then the ice cream cones made a mess. :) Those girls with their brightly colored dresses, paired with the black apron and cape, and the brightly patterned luggage is really neat! The juxtaposition of the amish religion paired with the flamboyance in their soul.

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