HOW PEGGY AND I MET

 

I WAS LIVING IN WEST PALM BEACH WITH MY MOTHER AND OLDEST BROTHER ALVIN. I WAS ABOUT 22†† WILD AND STUPID

I HAD A FRIEND NAMED SANDY THAT I PARTIED WITH†† WE WASNíT BOYFRIEND AND GIRLFRIENDBUT BACK THENYOU COULD DATE MORE THAN ONE GIRL.MOTHER WORKEDDURING THE DAY ANDALVIN WORKED OUT BACK IN HISWORKSHOP.

ONE NIGHT AFTER COMING HOME FROM THE BEACHWE WAS TAKING A SHOWER .†† HEARING A STRANGE NOISE COMING FROM OUTSIDEWE QUICKLY DRESSED AND WENT TO CHECK IT OUT.ALVIN HAD NOT ANYTHING TO DO WITH WOMEN SINCEHIM AND NELL BROKE UPBUT THERE HE WAS COMING DOWN THE MIDDLE OF THE STREETDRUNK AS A SKUNK WITH A WOMAN ON BOTH ARMS.††† WHOOPSSURE MESSED UP MINE AND SANDYíS PLANS.†† WELL THE NEXT NIGHTTHESEWOMEN WAS BACK AND A WHOLE LOT OF DRINKING GOING ON.WE HAD TO DO SOMETHING ANDDECIDED TO FIND ALVIN A GIRL FRIEND THEN HE COULD GO TO HER HOUSE AND WEWOULD BE LEFT ALONE WITH OUR PLANS.

 

SANDY KNEW A WOMAN NAMED RUTH JOWERS AND WAS SINGLE SO SHE FIXED THE TWO OF THEM UP. THEY LIKED ONE ANOTHER FROM THE STARTAND OUR PLAN WORKED TO A TEE.

 

RUTH WHO I LKED AND THOUGHT SHE WAS GOOD FOR MY BROTHER HAD A DAUGHTER NAMED PEGGY

PEGGY WAS MARRIED AND LIVING IN BARBADOSWITH HER HUSBAND LOUWHO WAS IN THE NAVY. SHE SAID I WOULD LIKE PEGGY.

 

THEN ONE NIGHTALVIN WENT INTO A DIABETIC SPELL AND PASSED AWAY.

THIS NOT ONLYWAS A BAD TIME FOR MY FAMILY BUT FOR RUTH ALSOWHO WAS INCLUDED IN EVERY THING WE DID ABOUT ALVIN.†† SHE REMAINEDA FRIEND AFTERALL WAS DONE.

I WOULD STOP AND SEE HER ONCE ORTWICE A WEEK†††† AND HER DAUGHTERWAS COMING HOME AND FILING PAPERS TO DIVORCE HER HUSBAND.

RUTH WANTED METO MEET PEGGYBUT I HAD ABOUT THREE GIRLS I WAS DATING AND DID NOT WANTTO MEET ANOTHER ONE. FINDLY I STOPPED BY ONE NIGHTAND PEGGYFRESH FROM THE SHOWER AND IN HER HOUSE COAT ANSWEREDTHE DOOR.I SAID IíM RAY†† SHE SAID HI

I REACHED OUT GRABBED HER AND TURNED HER UPSIDE DOWN.

THIS REALLY PISSEDHER OFF BUT ITOLD HER I HAD TO KNOW WHAT I WAS GETTING INTO.

PISSED HER OFF AGAIN BUT I HAD MET PEGGY

FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF WEEKS I WOULD STOP AND SAY HELLO TO RUTHBUT PEGGY WOULD NOT SPEAKOR HARDLY STAY IN THE ROOM WITH US†††† ANDMY TEASING HER DID NOT HELP.

I HAD THOUGHMET PEGGY