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Saturday, June 3, 2017

Grad-u-ma-cated

Miss LN graduated this morning.
The keynote speaker was Governor Carney.
LN has met him several times through 4-H events.
Still an impressive visitor.



LN hugging the principal.
She been so nice writing great recommendation letters.
She's a former 4-H member and is now a 4-H leader.


The Governor doing pushups to impress a few football players.
They challenged him in the fall and he turned them down.
Today he made good...


A WWII veteran who missed his graduation because he was flying overseas to join the war
was given his diploma today.
He's 94 yrs old.
So impressive and tear-jerking...
Two students who passed away were given diplomas posthumously as well. 
So sad but so poignant.


Z came, actually smiled and hugged his sister.
A rare treat!
R was left out so...


She jumped in and his girlfriend R2 piled in on the other side.
It's a Z pileon!


All three of my children in one place and happy.
I love them.


Me and LN losing it trying to take a decent picture.
I dressed for sunny and 80*.
It was never above 75*, cloudy and windy.
Felt good to women of a certain age ;}


My pretty graduate.
On to bigger and better things.



7 comments:

  1. A special day and such great pictures! Had never seen a yellow graduation gown before. So pretty!

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    1. Blue and Gold are the school colors so girls wear gold boys wear blue. Honor cords for honor society are opposites of gown colors.

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  2. Oh, the joy of seeing those smiles. I would have dressed for the weather too.

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    1. Best graduation weather yet. Kristina good luck with yours!

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    2. Hope your scholarship hunt is going well! LN has paid for her first year so I'm happy.

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  3. Congratulations to all of you - what a wonderful and lovely family!

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    1. Thank you Susan. They clean up nice!

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