Labor Day Weekend

Months and months back, when it was still cold outside, a friend and I met for lunch, and we pinkie-promised that we would adventure over Labor Day weekend.

Enter Labor Day weekend.

Enter this camping. Enter a funky-fresh assortment of friends and family. And seven hundred million mosquitoes and one blessed bottle of 98.11% DEET.

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And pretty much non-stop fire to keep the blood-suckers at bay.

And then on Monday we opted for a good ol’ 10 mile hike. With said seven mil mosquitoes in tow.

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Beginning of hike. Before we were completely covered in sweat and DEET and dust.
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“Hey! Look at this meadow! Smile!”

Ten is an excellent amount of miles to hike, in case you were wondering.

And on the way home Ceebs and I got ice cream.

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I usually get ice cream twice–once at the beginning of summer, once at the end. And this, I guess, is the end. Farewell, my beautiful and beloved season. I loved you. I still love you. Forever ever ever.

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