With windows and doors flung open, and a gentle breeze traipsing through the house, we have been enjoying the near-perfect July weather. Right now it's about 72 degrees, with the forecast calling for temperatures reaching just into the upper 70s later today.
Lou Ann & I are planning on taking Lachlan to the sound for some swimming early this afternoon. I imagine the air will feel a bit cool, but the sun should be shining, and that will make our excursion more than mildly pleasant. It is so rewarding to see the broad smile on Lachlan's face when he's cavorting in the water.
Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter is the second half of my father's short journal. I call it Remembering Growing up on Ocracoke. You can read it here.