|Let’s go fly a kite|
Leprechauns greeted the visitors entering Point Beach State Park. The 54th celebration of family had begun.
The pace of new arrivals picked up as the appointed dinner hour approached. The gathering clan assembled in a nearby lodge where tables held a never ending smorgasbord of potluck dishes.
After dinner, everyone moved outdoors. Some pulled up chairs to sit and visit. The more energetic played volleyball or went to the beach to swim or walk along the shoreline.
|Checking out the waves|
Of course there were those special memorable moments….two frail elderly sisters held hands for support as they navigated the uneven ground. It didn’t take a stretch of the imagination to envision them as young girls holding hands as an expression of love and camaraderie.
Like Thelma and Louise, the cousins ran hand in hand toward the water. The crashing waves broke their stride, but not their pact to honor the adventuresome spirit of a favored Aunt.