When I first met fire chief Barry Henby, we were freaking out.
|If you want me to hate you, |
|Adorableness worth every birthday party penny.|
|Max being Max and Joey in firetruck heaven.|
|Yesss! We have guns. Rock on.|
In 2006, I saw in the newspaper that Barry Henby was chosen as the Gurnee Days honoree, nominated by the people of Gurnee. I called the Gurnee Days group and suggested that I draw Barry for his recognition dinner. They loved the idea, if it was free. For once, I didn't worry about money.
I presented Barry with his portrait at his honoree dinner in front of 250 people, who each knew him personally. “My mom came up from central