Today’s word: onbu
This is a very old, hazy memory. Onbu is the word for carrying someone on one’s back, like a piggyback ride. I vaguely remember it being used when my sister was a baby.
I kind of remember, too, that when my sister and I were very young, my dad used to pretend he was a train, and carry us piggyback, one by one, to various parts of the living room, pretending to stop at station points. I remember Wilmington and Trenton being a couple of those points.
Carrying someone on one’s back will be the theme of my next post.