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When I Was a Boy the Toys Were Metal | by cogdogblog
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When I Was a Boy the Toys Were Metal

@dailyshoot: 2010/06/03: Think of a favorite childhood sport, game, or activity. Make a nostalgic photo today. (@muffett68) #ds200

 

and they had sharp edges, dangerous paints, and ended up with a lot of dings and wear.

 

But nothing could surpass the imaginary cities I built and ran and the complex interplay of vehicles with personalities.

 

I love how the old Matchbox trucks had moving, functional parts, like the lifting crane or the little slot I could pull from the pack of the yellow loader so it would empty its sand contents.

 

Metal toys, long ago.

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Taken on June 3, 2010