We had to clear out of our parking spots at UVA for graduation by 12, so I got to spend the afternoon playing in my garden. In the pouring rain.
This young man had his very last full day of high school.
His younger siblings celebrated the end of the week with a game of basketball.
In the pouring rain.
Hanging out with my beloved book group was a fitting end to a near perfect day.
We took the kids to the Alamo Cinema Drafthouse to see a movie.
“Anything but the Avengers!” my husband insisted. “I don’t ever want to see another superhero movie again.”
In the immortal words of the Rolling Stones, “You can’t always get what you want…”
We did end up seeing a superhero movie after all.
RBG – the documentary about Ruth Bader Ginsburg gives you hope for the world by showing that there is at least one actual superhero living among us here on earth.
That darn tree is still leaning precariously. Hoping to get it and the tree it’s using as a crutch taken down and away by the end of the week. I’m sad about the trees, but hopefully more sun will bring more flowers.