The Giant’s Birthday

Today was my father’s birthday, whoo! Happy birthday! Although he has recently moved onto the street sweeper, for many years he drove the garbage truck for town, and loved it.

I bought him a toy garbage truck as a present and filled it with nearly 800 grams of chocolate. It was a lot of chocolate. Pity he’s on a diet!

Anyway, he was really happy with the truck, and spent a long time checking out the various features (it’s quite articulate for a toy truck). The photos I got of this aren’t especially adventurous, but he had a fantastic look on his face, and so I give you these three…

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Seeing how the truck works. Note the candy all over the table already.

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Figuring it out…

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And voila! Making it happen.

It was great to make a big kid so happy. 😀 If only my mother were so easy to buy for…


About Anneque Machelle

Anneque Machelle finds the best in indie sci-fi - so you don't have to. Her background in biology, engineering and fiction writing give her a Geiger counter to find the most radioactive underground hits this side of Pripyat.
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