A highlight of this trip was spending the night with my best girlfriend, Vonda, and her daughter, Hannah.
Eleven-year-old Hannah was so kind to the girls. I'm so thankful Mary Ashley and Emma have such a sweet girl to look up to.
"The tender friendships one gives up, on parting, leave their bite on the heart, but also a curious feeling of a treasure somewhere buried." -- Antoine de Saint-Exupéry