Cast of Characters July 4, 2016
Ashleigh Burroughs, proprietor and perpetrator of The Burrow; all rights reserved
The Family I Created
- TBG, The Big Guy, my husband, my friend, who has seen my better self since college at Cornell.
- Big Cuter, my 30-something San Francisco dwelling son
- Little Cuter, his younger sister,
- SIR,her husband, first my Son In Rent and now my Son In Reality
- FlapJilly, their daughter, my first grandchild.
- Douglas, my couch.
- The Uvula, The Uv, my Honda H-RV, an Urban Utility
The Family I Inherited
- Auntie M, TBG's sister
- Bubba and Zaydeh, G'ma's, mother and father
- Daddooooo, my father
- Nannie, TBG's mother, and Grandpaw, TBG's father
- Princess Myrtle; IntrepidCat; Niece, theYoungest nieces extraordinaire
- G'ma, my deceased, delightfully demented, 90 year old mother
Those Who Populate My World
- Amster, and her sons, Mr. 11 and Mr. 13 , my Tucson Treasures
- SIR's parents, MOTG, Mother of the Groom, and Big BOB, his dad.
- MTF, MyTrueFriend, from college, but really from high school
- Not-Kathy, and her parents, Bert & Ernie
- Roomie, a high school friend, rediscovered
- Seret and Mr. Dreamie-Cakes, anchored in Chicago, and her ex-husband The Catcher and their daughter, The Bride, my faux daughter and her husband, The Pharmacist
- The Golden Gopher and Big Steve and Dr. K from graduate school
- FAMB, my locker partner since 7th grade