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June!
6/1/2009 7:43:54 AM by: Elsi

You know, I'm not a student. I no longer teach. I'm retired and have no assigned schedule. So, why am I so tickled that it's finally summer vacation? This makes no sense to me, but it's so. (I confess, I also haunt school supply sales in August, often succumbing to an attractive pencil box or a package of pens.) I'm working on several writing projects at this time, so the extra time will be put to good use. (Extra time? Elsi, you're retired!) And I'm planning two summer trips: Oregon Christian Writers near Portland in late July, with a jog into British Columbia to visit my friend Shannie. And Camp Lake Hubert's 100th anniversary party over Labor Day. My grandparents were riflery directors there; Mother and I were both campers. That will be like having a time machine, I think! June ... green grass (that will need to be mowed) ... bright flowers (that should be weeded) ... dog walks (sore hip and too-hot days) ... Okay, ignore the parenthetical comments ... I'm looking forward to summer!

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6/13/2009 5:33:32 PM
   
  You're retired from teaching and I haven't been a student for a long, long tie -- but there's still a part of me that feels the year starts in September, right after Labor Day -- which is when school in Connecticut USED to start.
   
  Claire Walter,  
   

6/11/2009 4:18:15 PM
   
  YAY! You're coming to Canada this summer!! :) when will you be here? after the OCW right? or before? Well, I'm looking forward to seeing you and Dolphin, and meeting Sallie. :)
   
  Danielle Van Roekel,  
   
 

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