We’ve capsized rafts and commanded canoes, pulled hair and shared clothes, rooms, bunk beds, cars, colleges. I’ll never be able to catch you (you got the long-legged genes), but dangit, I’ll be cheering for you, always.

To my sister and friend — lighthearted, kind, beautiful — whom I am fortunate to have been side by side with in life and have shared more memories, laughs, tears and growing pains with than anyone I know; you amaze me.

Happiest day, Heidi Beth! Very lucky to have you as a big, little sister.

I had a fantastic weekend with family visiting from North Dakota, South Dakota, and California — many things on the agenda that I don’t usually get to do in the city! Thank you for all the groovy company and good times! And on that note…
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