When a City Girl Goes Country

By Annette Bridges

There are many things this former city girl used to say she would never, ever do. Of course, sometimes I would say all the things I would always do, but nowadays those are precisely the things that don’t matter as much as they once did. So those, too, fall into the category of things I never imagined.

Never would I ever not wear my lipstick, even when I was driving a tractor. In the days of wearing face masks when in public, take my advice and don’t put on your lipstick.

Never would I ever not keep my nails long and painted. I told my husband the other day my nails haven’t been this short since elementary school. Even then I polished them every Saturday night so they would look nice for church. These days I’m perfectly fine with them uncolored and short. What is happening to me?

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