This is Buzzy's Country Store blog designed to keep you apprised of what's going on at the Store. Buzzy's is a general store located in St. Mary's County, Southern Maryland near Pt. Lookout State Park. Buzzy and Jean Ridgell purchased the Store from Jean's father Harry Raley in 1953. Buzzy operated it until his passing in 2009. His son J. Scott Ridgell is the current owner.

Thursday, December 29, 2016

A Chairitable Tale

Funny how things go around and come around.  Several years ago Mom and Dad gave me this nice engraved chair as a present in recognition of my graduating from St. Mary's College in 1975.  Buzzy's words to me at the time were something along the lines "I've never paid that much for a chair before so if you want any matching ones you're on your own."
I stashed the chair in my upstairs office area at home but never really used it until my recent accident/hip replacement.  One of my Doctor' directions was to sit only in upright, hard backed chairs.  Thus, I began using the College chair as I puttered around on the laptop. 

Guess what?  It has worked out so well that I have now changed my whole routine from using my laid-back-bad-for-my-posture-chair to using the Buzzy-Jean college model full time.  Even when fully recovered I plan to continue using it.  Somewhere I hope Buzzy is smiling over the fact that I am finally getting some usage out of his and Mom's expensive present to me.
OK, now that I have all that Strait.....

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