“…It was the beginning of the “Big Band Era” and we didn’t miss a dance every time a Name band came to town. We would Jitter-bug for six hours and never get tired. We had a lot of parties at home and sometimes we would dance for 8 hours and think nothing of it. We didn’t drink, smoke or use drugs. We had our swing music to keep us high! It was a glorious time! …”—I love reading my grandma’s memories!