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A Trucker’s Wife

28 Jan

proud to be a trucker's wife

My husband left today… I dropped him off at his truck and he’s headed towards Charleston (SC) and then Alabama. Right in the middle of all of this bad weather we’re getting down South, after having left all that snow from last week. With less than 48 hours off he is back on the road. Makes me sad and frustrated, to say the least.

My dad, who used to a truck driver back in the late 60′s and early 70′s, got my husband a coffee mug that plugs into the cigarette lighter so his coffee will stay warm. I made a fresh pot of coffee so he could take a mug on the road with him, figured that was the least I could do. But it’s not enough. Not sure that as much as I try to do for him it will ever be enough for all that he does and goes through just to provide for us. I’m so thankful for him.

I’ll write a more in depth post soon about a trucker’s life, with a few suggestions in regard to movies, etc… But for now I’m going to drink my cup of coffee, finish packing my overnight bag so I can go stay at my in-law’s to wait out the storm that is coming. Hope all is well with those who are experience bad weather. Stay Safe and Warm!!!

bless my trucker on the road

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6 responses to “A Trucker’s Wife

  1. burgesstaylor7911

    January 28, 2014 at 4:50 pm

    Reblogged this on Burgess Taylor.

     
  2. andy1076

    January 28, 2014 at 5:18 pm

    oh no not another winter storm again :O

     
    • Lissa

      January 30, 2014 at 4:47 pm

      Yep…We got it, he was stuck for 2 days in SC…now he’s on his way to Alabama, but at least the roads are better now. It’s not the snow you have to worry about in the south it’s the ice.

       
      • andy1076

        January 30, 2014 at 5:31 pm

        Ugh he must spend hours chaining up the truck huh? :O

         
      • Lissa

        February 1, 2014 at 12:22 pm

        No, the company he works for doesn’t chain their tires…if it’s that bad you don’t drive. Which is a good thing. :D

         
      • andy1076

        February 1, 2014 at 12:23 pm

        I like that! safer for everyone :D

         

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