“White Trash” Tin Can Paintings by Kim Alsbrooks
In a meeting the other day, a gentleman asked me if he could remove his jacket. I had forgotten that little rule. Naturally, I was charmed. Similarly, another friend mentioned how her mother didn’t allow her to drink anything out of a can on the street. It’s considered low brow and “telling”.
My husband’s grandmother used to compliment my parenting by saying, “Betsy, you are doing a wonderful job with Meade and Ridley…you understand the difference between raising and rearing. One “raises” a crop of corn, but one rears children.” All I can say is, “I’m trying”