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Letter: Fireworks — when will they stop?

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Posted: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 12:00 am

On Aug. 9 — that would be 36 days after the Fourth of July — we had fireworks during the night. We live close to Live Oak School between Armstrong and Eight Mile roads, so we’re out in the country where there are many lovely nights to enjoy. But this year, it seems like a war zone out here.

And speaking of war zones, what do you think our troops who have lived many months hearing bombs explode would think of all this noise? They deserve peace, and the use of explosive devices, I’m sure, does not give them peace.

Also, please think of the pets — dogs, cats, horses, cows, birds. They are so scared when they hear fireworks 36 days after the Fourth of July. This doesn’t count the days prior to the Fourth.

I still can’t believe that fireworks were allowed at all during this drought. There have been many letters regarding the use of fireworks, so I’ll say enough already.

Judy Klimko

Lodi

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3 comments:

  • Thomas Heuer posted at 12:11 pm on Wed, Aug 20, 2014.

    nth degree wise Posts: 1477

    Lets see I lost count of all the LTEs complaining about the fireworks. But this one saying lets do it for the troops has got to be the latest novel approach. Come on Lodi can't you provide some ear plugs for the suffering populace?

     
  • Todd Cronin posted at 10:50 am on Wed, Aug 20, 2014.

    Todd Posts: 115

    judy thank you for the HA-HA FUNNY!!!

    I would like to nominate this for the most "melodramatic letter"
    of the week....
    And it is only Wednesday![thumbup]

     
  • Walter Chang posted at 10:24 am on Wed, Aug 20, 2014.

    Walt Posts: 1117

    "when will they stop?"

    Judy, I got a better question...

    When will you crack??

    [smile]

     

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