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Southern Boys...

Say yes ma'am and no ma'am, yes sir and no sir.
Can throw a baseball for hours without getting tired.
Know Dale Jr.'s number and car colors.
Love their mamas and their dogs.
No matter how old they are, call their fathers 'daddy'.
Know where to get good sweet tea.
Can throw a rod and reel without getting tangled in the cattails.
Rode a four-wheeler and a tractor before they could walk.
Grow up to be sweet southern gentlemen.


  1. This is so cute. I plan to marry a southern boy and raise one like his daddy. :)

  2. Precious!!! Wendy, did you know that this used to be the Missions building for our church and I think...not sure...that Granddaddy Alvin had Royal Ambassador meetings here.
    Love me some Gavin and Walker!!!

  3. this is too good! has gavin lost his teeth?

  4. Being from the South too there is so much truth in what you say...The picture is adorable...What two very handsome young gentlemen....

  5. Love, love, love this photo and the truth of the written words! I always read your blog but never comment, until today. This is one of my top three favorites of all the blogs I read! Thank you for sharing.

  6. All so true! We love our Southern gentlemen. Darling picture!

  7. Beautiful pictures! Southern gentlemen are THE best :)

  8. Southern gentlemen are far and few these days. A true gentleman.

  9. Love this post, as I am enjoying a sweet little southern 5 year old boy daily!! I love him more than life!!

  10. Darling! You can bet money that my boys will mind their P's and Q's and open doors. There is nothing as valuable as a Southern gentleman :)



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