Meanwhile back at the ranch . . it rained. And rained. And rained some more.
Lastly, end-of-the-day mail haul, Caleb's official appointment package from the Academy. Good thing we found out by email, as the "you must reply by April 15" letter arrived on April 25. Somehow seeing it in print makes it all the more real.
A day of patients and meetings, rescues and death, rain and songs, the satisfaction of the moment and the reminder of the future. A mid-week gourmet family dinner, Champions League football and a fire. A day of full life.