Temporarily Abandoned

It was not a good day for the echoes of children at play. At least not here. The sounds of summer skin sticking to a sun-warmed slide are many months away, as is the sound of a young boy’s mom telling him to “be careful!” A parent’s presence on the adult swing is non-existent. Though impressions of winter footprints meander through the snow, it’s been too cold for Johnny and Susie to be outside. A snow squall makes matters worse.Read more