As we get near the Fourth, Jim and I are planning for another bang-up holiday with two kids who dislike fireworks sounds.
We are packing up the hearing protection earmuffs for the Fourth of July party surrounded by highly munitioned kamikaze teens (and adults). We'll cut out before the real boomers are unleashed.
Then the Jones domicile will rock with crazy loud music until some little people have danced themselves into a stupor.
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