Tonight the air will be crackling with fireworks. The terriers will be wanting to go outside to warn off the noise and the cats will be scurrying under whatever safe place they can find.
While I knew all the signers of the declaration did not sign at the same time, I was surprised to learn that The Declaration of Independence wasn’t actually signed until around August 2. July 4 was the day the Continental Congress adopted the document. Hence the reason we celebrate.
I’m going to enjoy the 4th with friends, but I may get back in time to enjoy the front row seat I have from my home for the ranch’s fireworks. I will probably spend most of the time with the pets, trying to reassure them they are safe