Old Toy Trains

It’s almost Christmas! Our daughter wants to get the tree decorated and our son wants to set up the toy train underneath the tree. I feel like a kid again!

I was one of the lucky boys whose dad gave him a Lionel train. We had great fun watching it run around and around and around the oval track. Wooooo! Wooooo!

The meteorologists are saying a snow storm is coming into our area tomorrow so we are going to stay inside and decorate and finish setting up the train. I hope to post a few photos once we have it together.

“Old toy trains,
Little toy tracks,
Little boy toys,
Coming from a sack,
Carried by a man dressed in white and red,
Little boy don’t you think it’s time you were in bed?”

(As sung by Roger Miller)

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One Response to “Old Toy Trains”

  1. Merry Christmas, Bob and the best of luck in your endeavors in the coming year.

    I was frustrated as a child in that I was fascinated with the trains, but my parents never bought me an electric one. We had a few of the key-wind types, but it seemed that they never lasted too long.

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