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Not Florida

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If there was any doubt whether we were still in Florida, or not, one look out the window told the tale yesterday morning. Cyndie provided this shot she captured on one of our trails. She trekked through the new snow on her new knee, while giving Delilah some exercise. I am very impressed with her brave efforts toward resuming activity at a time of year when the footing is particularly sketchy.

img_ip1908echOne of the things contributing to Cyndie’s motivation is the departure of our house guests, George and Anneliese. Tuesday they packed up and headed off to Minnesota.

We are sad to have them gone —they have become family— but it was time for them to take another step in their relocation plan. We have become empty nesters again.

Our feelings are understandably mixed about their leaving, greatly missing their companionship and support, while also appreciating the luxury of returning to being less discreet about closing doors or wearing clothes. However, we know there will be future visits, as George still has some clients in the area on his farrier calendar.

Our place will always be available to them as a home away from home.

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Written by johnwhays

January 26, 2017 at 7:00 am

Posted in Chronicle

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  1. Miss you Too. You two are simply AWESOME!!!!!!!!!

    George

    January 26, 2017 at 8:23 am

    • Awwww. You are too kind.
      Thank you for becoming part of our family.

      johnwhays

      January 26, 2017 at 11:26 am


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