In his later years, Charles Rippey had lovingly begun to call his wife his queen.
“Here comes the queen,” he used to say, as Sara approached in her wheelchair.
He was 100 and she was 98, and the two had been inseparable since they were children in grade school. This week, both died when a wildfire…
from L.A. Now – Los Angeles Times http://ift.tt/2g7SIbW