And in Chris’s family, its annual debut is heralded by the opening up the shore cottage.
Chris and I went to help his parents clean out the winter cobwebs, set up the furniture, and reverse everything they did to close up the place last fall. We brought along Henry, who decided something about the boat was very interesting:
On his hind legs, he is almost as tall as I am!
He balanced on his hind legs for a good 5 seconds, investigating the boat. Who knew what he could do when motivated!
The place looks in pretty good shape:
Chris and his dad took a look at the car:
while Henry chewed on a stick: