Everyone loved the:
- beach ball (SisterD and I played some interesting soccer with that)
- tub of teddy grahams
I've been thinking (or rather "am currently" thinking) about why I was so willing to get super patriotic for ID4, when most of the time I act like I'd rather be from the Mother Country. I'm not really sure I have an answer. Despite how much I love Britannia, I guess I am proud to be from the Promised Land. My patriarchal blessing does mention my being blessed to have grown up in this country. Guess it is more than the family history love coming to pass from that blessing.
Days like today are why I don't want July 18th to happen. I'm ready for
Anyhow. Time to write a quick response to ElderH and head to bed. Yes, I'm writing an elder from outbound. It's fun. Currently we're discussing how terrible I am at frequent correspondence, and funny tracting stories. He's going to visit SoCal when he gets home and we [me, SisterL & ElderH] are all going to hang out. Should be fun!
Proudly independently yours,