I learned something new this week. Every year, the town of
On the other hand, Dr. Pepper, my favorite soft drink, was introduced in 1885 and was first marketed in the
The 2011 Moxie Festival in
I wish Dr. Pepper could be designated
ODE TO DR. PEPPER
I love to swallow its cold carbonation,
feel it come back into my mouth in the form of a belch.
Oh, that feels so good!
I drink it in mid afternoon.
It helps me get through the day.
I sometimes consume it in the evening,
when I’m sleepy, and it’s too early for bed.
In the good old days,
I drank a lot of it,
just what the doctor ordered.
Now, the doctor says it has too much sugar
so I limit my consumption to one or two cans a day.
What would I do without it?
Do you have a favorite soft drink? Please feel free to leave a comment or send me an e-mail. I’d love to hear from you.
Abbie Johnson Taylor, Author of We Shall Overcome