People look at me and grin all the time. Not a wry grin… more of a
Being one of the “Dukes” is truly an amazing thing. I realize, now more than ever, what an integral part of people’s lives that show was…
…and still is.
And, I think, most important of all… every time it comes on it brings 40 and 50 year olds back to a time where the biggest worry they had was making sure their homework was finished so they could watch the Dukes of Hazzard with their families on Friday night.
A warm feeling. A safe feeling. Like when “Easy like a Sunday morning” comes on the radio and I am thrust back into my summer high school days driving my 74 Capri on a twisty back road through Helen, Georgia to jump off the cliffs at Anaruby (sp?)Falls.
It’s magic. It’s not intentional. It’s hard to describe… Impossible to explain. Give it a try though. Let me know. Let us all know what feelings you have when something triggers those feelings, memories and thoughts.
What takes you back to a simpler time? It doesn’t have to be the Dukes… but it’s okay if it is.
It could be a song. A taste. A smell. A movie or television show.
It’s usually when you least expect it. Tell us… what takes you back… where do you go… who is there with you?