Christmas in Florida

December 30, 2018

by Beth

Christmas in Florida

The “boys” got a little crazy on Christmas Day. Sad to say “2 hour delivery” was not available on Christmas Day. Unable to find a Santa suit to wear while water skiing around Lake Berry, they resorted to squeezing themselves into Ella’s Olaf the snowman suit. You need to understand:  Ella is 10, and she is about 5’3″ tall. True, the suit was very roomy on her frame, but still, when you stretch it on to the frames of a couple of 30-something men, it’s going to be a squeeze. Somehow her 6’4″ managed to don said garment over a wetsuit before skiing. The other skier was under 6′, so he did the initial run. 

It might be a good plan to purchase an adult sized Santa suit and Buddy the Elf in the after Christmas clearance rush and put it away for next year’s joyful insanity.

 

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Beth

Marathoner (hey! I did complete the Nashville Rock'n'Roll Marathon! -- never again!), peregrino (Via Frances, Camino de Santiago de Compostela 2013), techie behind famvin.org for over 20 years now, mother to David, Marie and Daniel, Mémère to Lily, Ella, Genevieve, Henry, Avery, Luke and Claire, Catholic Christian (when I get frustrated and want to leave the RC I find myself asking "But where would I go?"), Auburn Tiger (War Eagle!), retired from Auburn University Libraries, and after 44 years, I'm still married to JP.

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