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In My Brain Today: Hail to the Queen…bed, that is!

By Leslie Lindsay We needed to upgrade our guest room for awhile now.  You see, we’ve had this old bed in it since we got married–about 9 years already–and while it has served its purpose, it was just…well, too small.  You see, the bed frame was an old antique that my husband’s grandfather used (perhaps even made) when he was a younger man.  Grandpa passed away in the early 1990’s.  The mattress, of course has been replaced since grandpa’s time, but it was always a full-sized mattres.  Much too small for two individuals, who often occupy that bed when they visit– this generation’s grandparents. And so, the mattress was given away and the old antique bed frame sat on the curb for awhile.  (I was just sure someone would snatch it up and repurpose it–you know, go for that shabby chic thing and pass off as a wall hanging or something).  But, no luck.  Today, we stuck garbage stickers to it and waited for the garbage truck to come haul it away. Of course, the …