Diary Entry for 1/1/1998

My 55th diary. June and Vern gave me this diary for Christmas. It is like the one they gave me last year. Very cold overnight. A minus -20° snowed during day. I called Jolie and Zack to who them Happy Anniversary. They went out last night. Michael Kennedy 39, killed...

Diary Entry for 1/2/1998

Cloudy. Warmer in morning. Merrill’s day care closed today. I called transportation. Vern called. They are coming tomorrow. He is going to do paper work for me. I called Office of the Aging to see about a lawyer. They named three. Front porch storm door glass fell out...

Diary Entry for 1/3/1998

A dark cloudy day. Warmer. Our snow about gone. Vern and June here for lunch. Vern put 3 glass in front door that got broken when it fell out. Vern filled out Heap and Tax refund applications. I called Barbara D about Star Tax form. We don’t have to file. Vern is...

Diary Entry for 1/4/1998

Cold. No sun. We didn’t go to church. Merrill didn’t want to go. He slept in his chair all night. He has had a bad day. He’s very upset about doors being locked. I called Lyla. Her car is giving her trouble. I called Jolie. She had so many calls she called me back....

Diary Entry for 1/5/1998

Everything covered with ice in morning. I called Merrill’s prescription to Charthouse. Merrill didn’t go to day care. Transportation called and said there was none today. Most schools closed. Watertown school and north. Ken went into hospital at 8:30. Discharged at...