Thursday, October 15, 2015

Thursday Thirteen

Roles I have played -

1. Daughter (isn't daughter or son the first role anyone plays?)

2. Wife (what being married is all about)
Me & hubby in old age


3. Sister (means I have a sibling)

4. Friend (hopefully a good one; I try hard, anyway)

5. File clerk (first job - well, I left out babysitting)

6. Receptionist (second job)

7. Legal Secretary (third job)

8. Newspaper reporter (fourth job)

9. Freelance writer (life-long dream and longest-held job)

10. Retail clerk (short interim job helping out a friend)


When I rocked and rolled.
11. Guitar player in a band (high school)

12. Adjunct college teacher (a few years ago)

13. Farm helper (pretty much all my life; my father farmed, my husband farms. It never ends.)


And these are not even all of the roles I might take on as my own. College student, community service worker, volunteer, etc. After 50 years, it can be a long list.

Thursday Thirteen is played by lots of people; there is a list here if you want to read other Thursday Thirteens and/or play along. I've been playing for a while and this is my 416th time to do a list of 13 on a Thursday.

6 comments:

  1. Besides what you already know, I've been a nightwatchman, Greateful Dead peddler, day care teacher, worked in retail and a Boston boutique, foster care provider and nursing home dishwasher. Life is so interesting!

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  2. It's interesting how the roles we play change over time, isn't it? My T13

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  3. It's interesting how our lives are constantly evolving and changing with different roles.

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  4. Isn't it funny how many roles in our lives tie in to our source of income?

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  5. Very cool list of roles. And Alice makes a great point!

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