I'm totally amazed by the number of page views my blog is getting.
Isn't that a cool word? I tried finding the origin and came up with very little, but the Dictionary.com website had the most info and they say it comes from the words flabb and aghast which when put together became flabagast. And then, in time (this originated in 1765-75) turned into flabbergast. The meaning is clear -
So, I write it all down here, post pictures where appropriate and Voila! As long as I have internet; and I'll never take that for granted again; I have my notes on any given project. And since they're here...I can delete some of those pictures from my hard drive.
I'm laughing again right now.
That's us in Bogota, visiting Monserrate. What a gloriously beautiful place.
Back to Jerry.
There's something I've been meaning to show you.
Jerry makes alligators out of scrap metal. He's the real artist in the family.
This is the second one he made...
This one's name is Elvis and belongs to me! Jerry dreamed about it one night and it woke him up several times. He said it's name was Elvis in the dream so that's that.
Anywho, the first one is about 5 feet long and the other two are closer to 6 feet. He made a Mouse Rod - as in - almost a Rat Rod and had some scrap metal left over from the '89 S-10 Pick Up that he used for the chassis and running gear.