Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Conesus Sunset


Monday was the first real warm day this summer for the area. It was beautiful though a tad windy during the day on the lake. After dinner the wind calmed down. We enjoyed a colorful sunset. Two flocks of Canada Geese flew by and a couple of bats flew over the water near shore. I love to watch them hunt.

It was a perfect evening for a fire - a warm day but the damp evening air soon settled in after sunset. I know, we've become used to southern heat already. We're not hardy northerners anymore :)

Rob and I enjoyed the fire till midnight, making plans for how good he's going to feel after back surgery. The poor guy couldn't have any food from 8 pm on. His surgery was scheduled for 2 pm on Tuesday. They took him in a 4, I saw him again at 10. Long day but, all seems to be well. Now for recovery. A few days in the hospital and then I get to be nurse Johnson :)

Thanks to all for your prayers and support!! They mean so much!

6 comments:

  1. Glad to see that all went well. Hoping that continues to be the case. Sorry to hear you had such a late time to go in, that is tough.
    Monday was a gorgeous night! Kids noted yesterday that it has been an excellent cloud watching summer, optimism at work. Beautiful Sunset.

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  2. Thank you! Love that optimism! Nature pulls us through every time.

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  3. SO very glad things went well, Pam! I DO so enjoy your journaling!!

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  4. Thanks, Lin. Rob's home now, went for a good walk this morning. It's like a cloud has lifted. WooHoo :)

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  5. Happy, happy time to be feeling better. So glad it went well and you are back home. I have been thinking of you often. I am feeling great as well. We took a long weekend to Chattanooga where I set writing this. We are touring around and enjoying being outside before my next treatment cycle on Wednesday and back into the cave.

    It is beautiful here and I brought my sketching materials. Taking lots of reference photos for later work. Much good thoughts going your way! Judy

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  6. Good to hear from you, Judy! Thought you had to be doing something good as I hadn't seen a post from you in a bit :)

    Rob walked a tad tooooo much on Saturday and paid for it Sunday, but is doing better today. I keep telling him small steps will win the race to recovery. Don't know if he buys it just yet :)

    Enjoy your time away. Look forward to seeing your new work!

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