End of an Era

29 Sep

When I started to fix a gelatin dessert for dinner, I measured the boiling water, as I have a hundred times or more, in my grandmother’s  Depression era measuring cup.

It shattered. Boy, howdy, did it shatter. It’s still hanging together, but I need to steel myself to toss it in the trash.


5 Responses to “End of an Era”

  1. AJ September 30, 2017 at 1:54 am #

    Awww:( so sorry!

  2. AJ September 30, 2017 at 1:54 am #

    I have the exact same one and love it:)

  3. thisendoftheswamp September 30, 2017 at 4:06 pm #

    I’ll tell you, it just about broke my heart! It was such a handy size, and – of course – a bit of an heirloom.

  4. Shay October 2, 2017 at 12:12 am #

    That is truly sad.

    • thisendoftheswamp October 2, 2017 at 1:14 pm #

      It is. I left the silly thing on the counter for a few days, almost as if I was holding a wake. I finally tossed it into the recycling yesterday.

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