And, now, a bittersweet answer to prayer has turned her path towards Washington D.C. She has an exciting, adventurous job awaiting her. And she is an exciting, adventurous gal, so it's a great fit.
Two weeks ago, Brad began the job of putting down a tile floor in her master bath, getting the place all fit to be a rental for a season. This weekend, we went back for Brad to finish the floor and me to help pack and load her Pod.
Here are the floor shots:
day three. who is that cute tile guy?
the final product ~ nicely done, Brad!
And, bless her heart, Debbie has never met a bag, a trinket, a shirt, a letter, or anything that she has not become emotionally attached to. Not a hoarder, but certainly a hang-on-to-it-er. So I led her through the steps of saying goodbye to her 8th grade "Ciao" bag that looked every day its age. We worked ourselves silly, and it was a joy to give her that parting gift. We laughed a lot. We cried a lot.
Here are the packing shots: