She slept until noon on Saturday mornings - or got up just in time to attend the Kiddy Show at the Strand Theatre in Orange, TX. Occasionally, she listened to "Big Jon and Sparky" on the radio.
She wanted to be married to the same man (for better or worse) for fifty years or more. She was impressed by her grandparents who celebrated their Fiftieth Wedding Anniversary in 1961, with a reception in their home. Each night after dinner, they walked up and down their driveway for exercise while holding hands.