6.17.2011

taking a look back

Ive been in a mood lately. Ive been thinking about the past a lot. i love my past more than anything and its one of my most prized possessions. it was so good, filled with so many laughs and great friends. one person in particular had a great impact on me from my past. josh. I'm sure you've heard me talk about him before,  but we were the best of friends. Ive been thinking about him lately. we kind of stopped talking. but i was looking through some memories today in my room and it made me think of all the things we did together. these are my favorite memories, and they arnt even all of them. i know there is a lot, so you don't need to read them. they are mostly for me.

-the night we met at kiwanis park, and watched the meteor shower.
-when you took me to payson, where you grew up and showed me your first house.
-when you took me to clancys old house and introduced me to his family.
-how we drove all over payson and you told me all about your childhood.
-the night i ran over a raccoon in your truck and you laughed.
-when we took the seats out of your truck and drove around with no seats in it.
-the one time we changed the transmission fluid together in your truck.
-the one time we got pulled over for doing doughnuts.
-when we had a snowball fight at walkers at midnight.
-the time you tricked me into thinking that i had lost your keys at cabelas.
-the time you tricked me into thinking i lost my phone at in-n-out.
-the time we went to the spanish fork lights and sizzler and we laughed the entire time.
-the time you took me to texas road house, for the very first time.
-how we always made hot chocolate.
-the time we went to salt lake and helped your cousin move.
-your birthday, and driving around the round-about so many times we made your mom sick.
-the one time you bought me my first carhartt jacket.
-when we drove up to the lake and i had to pee so bad so you hit all the bumps on purpose.
-how we would watch every nascar race together and yell at the tv.
-when we watched christmas cartoons and made cookies.
-that halloween when we carved pumpkins together and went trick or treating.
-when we went to cornbellies twice in one weekend because it was so fun.
-the time we got lost in the corn maze so we cut through the corn and got in trouble.
-the one day i got on your shoulders and your mom got mad because we almost broke the tv.
-the one night where me, you and your mom could not stop laughing because we broke the picture frame.
-the day me and angie decorated your house like CRAZY for your birthday.
-all the times we went four wheeling.
-when you let me drive your truck even though i didn't have my license.
-when we would to go our secret spot and talk for hours.
-the times when we would spend forever at willys house talking to him.
-the late night chats with colby.
-that day when we test drove trucks.
-the many hours spent chatting at walkers.
-that one night when we went to the party at jared hollands house.
-when we would play rock band at bretts house for hours.
-when you took me to little acorn for my first time, and i fell in love with the food.
-when we bought matching 88 stickers for our phones.
-when we made "critter auto sales" in your front lawn.
-how every day we would go to cal ranch or cabelas.
-the one time we split an elk burger.
-when we went to temple square & iggys.
-when we went to a hockey game and drove around salt lake for hours.
-when we had an ice war at bajios.
-when me and angie stole the truck and drove it to smiths.
-when we towed chris' truck back to his house in the snow.
-that night when we went to gravity hill in salt lake.
-when we spent the night star gazing
-when we hung out on christmas day and exchanged gifts
-all the times we would wash and clean your truck.
-when i went with you to try on tuxedos for clancys wedding
-how you would take me to school every morning.
-when we went to uncle don's house
-the snowy day when we went to the outlet mall in salt lake and you bought me my first nascar shirt.
-when we would watch scary movies together and not pay attention because we were laughing.
-the day i met critter.
-when you called me little country and miss california.
-the day you bought me my first nascar sign for my room.
-that one night when we both fell asleep watching tv and your mom turned the tv off for us.
-new years eve when we threw a party, so we spent the day shopping and preparing.
-when we drank sparkling apple cider on new years and watched ke$ha music videos with everyone.
-the second midnight came, you shook up the apple cider and sprayed it everywhere.
-the day i dusted your room, it was disgusting.
-when we would go to comcast to pay bills.
-when you got your truck stuck in the drive through at the bank and i laughed at you.
-when it was dark and you did your elmo voice and creeped us all out.
-the night we went to the lake while it was frozen over and snowing outside.
-how you would always surprise me with my favorite drinks and candy.
-when we went to lone peak pond for a fire, because the canyon was already full.
-the very first night you introduced me to dave jensen and we talked to him forever.
-when we went to meet your crazy aunt who thinks she's an idian. i laughed.
-the night we drove up the canyon just for fun and listened to george straight.
-how you used to keep a picture of me in your truck.
-when angie shattered your windshield and i wouldnt let you look.
-when we tried on masks at the halloween store and i almost peed my pants.
-that one time i locked your keys in your truck and you weren't even mad.


those arnt all the memories we had. no doubt, he was my best friend.

when we carved pumpkins

when me and angie decorated for your birthday


when we went to temple square and it was freezing

us in the big chair at cornbellies

critter auto sales

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