Had a scare today

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by ginasmarans, Jul 29, 2008.

  1. ginasmarans

    ginasmarans Songster

    Jan 15, 2007
    West Tn
    Today, while my 15 and 13 year old daughters were home alone,two men knocked on the door and then stole our lawnmower. Thank You God for keeping my children safe. My quick thinking girls immediately called me and I alerted the Sheriff's dept. The caught the theives less than 20 minutes later. Praise God!! What they did not bank on was that as a Probation Officer,we had discussed what they should do in this situation and they did exactly right.
    Last edited: Jul 29, 2008
  2. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

    Dec 25, 2007
    Chaparral, New Mexico
    Very good job.
  3. DouglasPeeps

    DouglasPeeps Songster

    Feb 26, 2008
    I am so glad that your girls are safe. Praise God!
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Gina, that is so unnerving to hear, but I'm happy your girls are okay! Scary stuff.
  5. lurky

    lurky Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    OMG..........They must have been freakin out!!!! I'm glad the kids are safe [​IMG]
  6. BirdBoy88

    BirdBoy88 Angel Egg

    Dec 26, 2007
    Glad your kids are ok and the bad guys got caught
  7. ginasmarans

    ginasmarans Songster

    Jan 15, 2007
    West Tn
    Thanks guys. School starts next week,but I'm not leaving them home alone any more this Summer.Lucky the dog was inside barking her hed off. I'm sure they decided it wasn't worth it to battle the dog.
  8. shortcake1806

    shortcake1806 Sassy McSassington

    Sep 11, 2007
    OMG, Gina how scary. I'm so glad everyone is ok and they were caught quickly.
  9. keystonepaul

    keystonepaul Songster

    May 14, 2008
    Were debating te pros and cons of a german shepard when our 18 year old beagle finally goes. We'll put a check in the yes column for the german shepard as a deterent. Glad it all worked out. Our family will say a little prayer of thanks when we pray tomorrow. Keystonepaul
  10. Nuggetsowner:)

    Nuggetsowner:) Songster

    Aug 2, 2007
    So glad everything is ok. Mighty smart girls you have there!! You taught them well!!

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