But Papa left me a 1988 penny at the entrance of Hy-Vee a few hours after I found out, so I wasn't quite so bummed. :) I like to think he's telling me from Heaven that he's still proud of me.
Just try harder!
I'm playing with the Des Moines Community Band now. I have to say it's awesome to be part of an organized music group again. I thoroughly enjoy it.
Time for speed class.
I DID PASS IT! I'm not sure about the specifics, but I checked the gradebook again for my jury charge and the T was changed to a 96.5! HOORAY!!!!!! :)