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No but I remember when my Mom did.
First, she ‘warshed’ the laundry… then ‘wrenched’ it.
I remember the old wrenger type washer that my mom had to use. We moved in with my granny who had a new washer. I will never forget the fresh smell of laundry off the line.
Nothing like the smell of sheets that were hung out to dry. Wonderful.
Worked hard. Never had to join a gym!
THIS IS WHY WOMEN USE TO DIE YOUNG…LOL LOL LOL
I have used the battling stick on clothes.
I always wondered why my granddaddy wrote “warshed” in his daily diary. Usually just a few lines – the day’s weather, what work was being done, and if anyone visited! He kept five years diaries for many years and I am fortunate to have one.
I still hang my clothes out