Road Trip to Michoacan
By Achaessa on May 07, 2008
They won’t list my blog on BlogHer – yet – seems I don’t post often enough for them, but that’s changing. In the meantime, I wish they’d do a check every once in awhile on the blogs they do have listed – I tried several and they all came back “Page Not Found.” What’s good for the goose is good for the gander, y’know.
Last week we took four days and went to Michoacan for a wedding. Miguel’s friend from childhood – the youngest in his family and the last to marry at 33. They actually got married in December, in a civil service just for the family, and then they lived apart in different cities until the church wedding this weekend.
In a couple of weeks they’ll move back to the husband’s family home where the widowed father and several of the older brothers live (married and single). According to Miguel’s mother and sister, Alejandro, Miguel’s friend, has been the bane of the daughters-in-law since adolescence. The report is, he sits down at the kitchen table points at the woman and says, “You, serve my father and serve me. Hurry up, we’re hungry.” more...