On Sunday Abbie and I celebrated our 18th
anniversary. We decided our marriage is
now officially an adult. I don’t think
we get a third vote at the polls. Life has
been full of what feels like very adult tasks – raising a family, maintaining a
property, work responsibilities.
My parents treated us with a hotel stay in Yellow Springs
while they kept the girls. It was a
mini-retreat. Time was unhurried. Conversations were uninterrupted. We ate good food prepared and cleared by
someone else. The rain mostly held off...