Everything has been pretty normal around the Schroeder household this summer. We started out with a couple of camping trips but have settled into a relaxing pattern of quiet weekends lately.
I would definately recommend this simple rule to anyone.
This weekend I am going to Moms with the kids to do some painting.
WHEN WILLIAM STAFFORD DIED
by Robert Bly
Well, water goes down the Montana gullies.
"I'll just go around this rock and think
About it later." That's what you said.
When death came, you said, "I'll go there."There's no sign you'll come back. Sometimes
My father sat up in the coffin and was alive again.
But I think you were born before my father,
And the feet they made in your time were lighter.One dusk you were gone. Sometimes a fallen tree
Holds onto a rock, if the current is strong.
I won't say my father did that, but I won't
Say he didn't either. I was watching you both.If all a man does is to watch from the shore,
Then he doesn't have to worry about the current.
But if affection has put us into the stream,
Then we have to agree to where the water goes.