The colonel of the Army was having a party in an open place. This is probably happening on a Saturday. People are getting ready to eat. This is a pretty nice dinner. Weather was good.
getting ready for eating. getting acquinted. asking a lot of questions. somebody has done a lot of cooking. People in the back have brought in some food. Happening in the Army. A lot of trees. They may pay something but mostly won't. May be happening on Saturday. According to how the weather is. Mother brought over the kids. Mother stayed there. A pretty nice dinner. Maybe somebody got married or somebody was injured. The general was having this party in the open place. A lot of them are military people. Celebrating the people. People are happy to see the little kids.