A Bit of Fun


From the outside, the barn did not look too spooky,

at least not until the orange glow spilled from the windows.

From inside came sounds of great merriment, and peeking through the window I saw lots of familiar faces.

There were Maid Marian and Robin in from Sherwood Forest

and Captain Hook looking jovial for a change.

All the way from Egypt came Cleopatra and her escort

and from Chicago’s underworld this mobster and his doll.

Dorothy and friends from Oz got into the act

and electrifying the crowd a socket and plug.

Even white trash was allowed through the door,

original for sure.

Thank goodness there’s a little Peter Pan in all of us, meaning you’re never too old to have a bit of fun!!

Joining Seasonal Sundays to find out what’s going on there.

18 thoughts on “A Bit of Fun

  1. Happier Than A Pig in Mud October 30, 2011 — 9:52 am

    That looks like a lot of fun, loved all of the costumes! Happy Halloween:@)

    1. Had you been there, I’m betting on what you would have been…..with Earl, of course!

  2. Looks like great fun, but ewwwwww, that banana peel was truly horrifying. 😀 Did you have fruit flies circling?

  3. Hi lovely lady.
    I love going to Halloween party’s this time of the year.
    Looks like you had so much fun, and I love all the costumes sweet.
    I would like to thank you so much for your sweet comments
    on my Tablescape for my Halloween dinner party.
    XXOO Diane

  4. What fun!!! I love it!! Being from the South, I especially love the “white trash” costumes. giggle.
    Thanks for sharing.
    Happy Halloween,
    Babs

  5. What can I say, I’ve always had a warm spot in my heart for men wearing milk jugs as a hat…

    1. Not a look he wants to make permanent!

  6. I NEEDED this laugh this morning! Hilarious costumes! Everyone did such a great job!!! The best costume winners were truly deserving…that was REALLY original. I don’t think I’ve ever seen anything quite like it!!! Looks like everyone had a grand ol’ time! That’s one of the nicest barn doors I have ever seen!

  7. Too much fun!! And you’re right, never too old to have fun!! Visiting from Seasonal Sundays…

  8. What a fun post! Loved it!!

  9. Absolutely love it Linda…especially the photo of you! You are so right, we are never too old…these are the best years of our life, right? 🙂 I have been thinking of you and how to best write up my notes from my India trip. I am working on them… 🙂

    Best wishes for a wonderful week Linda..

    Jeanne xx

    1. However you decide to present your trip will be just the right way. I don’t know how you do all that you do!

  10. Oh what cute white trash you make! I’m glad your creativity was awarded!! TOO fun~ Happy Halloween 🙂

  11. Oh my! This looks like SO MUCH FUN! Whimsy, dancing, creativity!
    Happy Halloween 🙂

    1. And to you, too. Yesterday’s weather felt like a trick here but today is a treat. Hope your relocating is going well.

  12. oh my gosh, what a fabulous party! i am super jealous of such a soiree. LOVED the white trash costume, that is super smart. gonna have to tell the boyfriend about that one!

  13. Hi Linda
    Looks like you had a ball and everyone went to such an effort! just back from an alice cooper concert in Manchester he does scary very well too!

    1. Alice Cooper….how appropriately scary for Halloween!

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