January 27, 2000 was a late Christmas present for Clement and Sylvie. Husband and wife finally were together for the first time as a married couple, despite the fact they had been married several months before.
My ‘mandate’ is to center on stories about Prince Albert and area; however, recent events surrounding the Saskatchewan Transportation Company (STC) open a plethora of personal memories that I cannot resist sharing.
I remember, as a city born and raised kid, hearing that when asked, “Where does milk come from?” a city kid answered, “From the milk man.” Well he was not really wrong. He just did not know the ‘Whole Story’
“When I was a boy, I had but one permanent ambition....That was to be a steamboatman. I had transient ambitions of other sorts...These ambitions faded, but the ambition to be a steamboatman always remained.” (Mark Twain) (He did become one)