Posted by: illinigirl | September 4, 2008

You sank my battleship!

Tonight, Jen and Stuart called and asked if I’d like to join them and Matt for dinner. . . We went for sushi. . . which I didn’t have. . . (Shrimp and vegetable tempura, instead. . . yum!).

We then went to an Irish pub in Rice Village for a few beers. . . and noticed that they have games. . . so we played battleship.  I haven’t played battleship since. . . wow. . . no clue.  Here’s picture of us in action:

(Stuart was concerned that I was only getting a picture to see their board!  In another sidenote, I look like I’m 400 lbs.  Nice posture, Han.)  They also had Yahtzee.  That was a HUGE game for my family growing up. . . huge.  I think I’m going to suggest that the W. fam plays this at Thanksgiving. . . Who’s in?

Fun times!  Actually, I always, always have fun with Stuart and Jen. . . it’s been faaaaaar too long since I’ve hung out with them.

Tomorrow, we are going to the country bar. . . it’s been four weeks?  Wow.  I’ll miss you Chris and Jackie!

In other news. . . My sister is coming to Dallas in October, and I’m really excited!  I’m going to drive there and try to meet up with some other friends while I’m in town, too. . . must call Kenny, etc. . . should be a great time!

In grandpa news. . . My grandpa got moved to a MUCH nicer facility, where he should have better care and better rehab.  This is an answer to our prayers. . . because hopefully his recovery will go better.  It’s going to still be a tough road. . . I soooo hope that he’s home by the time I’m home in October.  We’ll see.  Thanks so much for your prayers everyone!

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Responses

  1. luke wants battleship for christmas! i’ll definitely get it, because it’s one i won’t mind playing with him.

    you could NEVER look 400 lbs 🙂

  2. i always wanted battleship but we never got it. that’s a great idea for things to do in a bar.

  3. Glad to hear things are looking up for Grandpa, I’m still thinking about/praying for him and the rest of the fam!

  4. Good news about gpa! That’s excellent…
    Wow, I haven’t played battleship in years, fun game.

    Posture may not be great, but I think you’re over estimating at 400 lbs…by alot…

  5. I’ll play Yahtzee at Thanksgiving with you, but just be prepared to lose. Every time I play Jamie, I dominate! Thanks Gma Woodworth for teaching me the mad Yahtzee skills!


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