Miss V graduated in her school colors of red and white. And as she walked across the stage to receive her diploma, this silly, sweet thought flashed through my mind:
And out of the pieces of red and white shell,I'm so very proud of her.
From the egg that he'd sat on so long and so well,
Horton the Elephant saw something whizz!
It had ears
And a tail
And a trunk just like his!
Both of V's parents were here, PLUS both her grandmas, AND she received beautiful flowers and a necklace from her great-grandma. The day after commencement, everybody had a chance to get together, eat, tell family stories and celebrate V's achievement.
Also, Michele decided to take advantage of any downtime during the trip to Make Some Art. Here is what she made:
Also, we went to The Crab Pot to bash some seafood.
Alas, no leftovers came home for the Roxy-cat. We bashed that seafood but good.