We never did get the warm temps that had been promised, but the sun sure did come out and, blessing of blessings, the wind finally let up for a while this afternoon. I may need a lot more practice, but some people around here sure know how to sunbathe.
"Hey guys, you've all been laying here for nearly two hours. What do you think, are you up for a trail ride?"
"Go away Ma, does it look like we want to go for a trail ride?"
"Come on Gabe, can you even still feel your feet? A little circulation might be a good thing."
"Of course I can still feel my feet? See, there they are."
"I just have to remember how to make them work, that's all."
"Jeez Gabe, look at you, you've got some serious bed wrinkles going there."
"Be careful Ma, you don't want me to tell all the nice blog people what you look like in the morning do you?"
"Point taken. How about you Tess, are you awake?"
"I guess I am now."
"TRAIL RIDE, DID SOMEONE SAY TRAIL RIDE? DO i GET TO GO?"
"Sorry baby, not yet. Soon, I hope."
"OH, BUMMER. IN THAT CASE, i'M GO'IN BACK TO BED. HAVE FUN WITHOUT ME. IF YOU CAN."