Wow, we’re old — 48 States?

Listening to my Amazon Echo’s Alexa, my wife and I realized that when both of us were born there were 48 states. Alaska and Hawaii became states during our lifetimes.

If Puerto Rico ever became a state, it would make the 3rd state to join the U.S. in our lifetimes.

Author: Wayne Boyd

Wayne Edward Boyd was born in Morristown, New Jersey in 1953. He is a published author, former ISKCON sannyasi, and traveler, having lived on 3 continents and visited 37 countries. He presently lives in Amarillo, Texas working as a correctional officer and has interests in photography, political science and astronomy.

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