Mayberry (sometimes known as Doniphan) is the best known
little town in the USA. Everywhere you go, if you mention
the name Doniphan, people will say something like, "Oh, I
know where that is." or "My grand-uncle's second cousin's
brother-in-law is from Doniphan...do you know so-and-so?"
Just last week another such story happened.
Taleana and Dan, a couple from our church, escorted one of
the high school bands to Six Flags up near The Big City. They
were both wearing their Doni-fan shirts (you have to live
here to have one!) As they were wandering around the park a
security guard came up to them and asked, "Are you from Doniphan?
"Why, yes we are."
Guard said, "I know some people in Doniphan. My son's in-laws
live there. Do you know the Fleetwoods?"
"Why, yes we do. We go to the same church as their daughter
and son-in-law (that's US)."
It was my sister's father-in-law and one of my parent's best