Upon reading my last post, I realize how didactic I may sound and need to add that while I believe strongly in marriage, I believe more strongly in commitment. However, I believe when two people cannot work out their problems it is best to split. What I don't believe in is infidelity. And I don't like Nicholas Sparks' novels. I think them mawkish.
This morning marked the first day of classes in our county and as we have for the last three years, retirees met (this year there were 15 of us) for breakfast and a toast (pun intended) to all of our colleagues still in the classroom.
Before I post the photos from our Naples, Florida trip, I thought I'd share the two pots on my front steps. Originally, I feared they wouldn't 'fill in.' Oh me of little faith....
- I am a retired English teacher and department head, the mother of three, grand mother of three, and have been married to the same man for 42 years. I subscribe to Dr. PM Forni's concept of Civility. I was born in South Philadelphia and grew up in the 'burbs. I love soft pretzels and cheesesteaks, the Phillies, the Eagles, and San Diego. I love being Mom, Aunt Kathy, Nona Kathy, and Teacher. I spend a lot of time in my gardens in the spring and summer, and in the winter I plan what I'm going to plant. I also am an avid reader and photographer.