This week’s photo comes to us courtesy of Doug McIlroy.
The Family That Stays Together
Family is complicated. Another almost-perfect vacation, and I’m about to come unglued. How often must we drive 20 miles off the beaten track to see some roadside attraction? I groan as my husband pulls the minivan up to a Victorian home.
“But I’m not touching you!” comes the complaint from the backseat.
“Kids, you have the rest of your lives to not touch one another. These feuding brothers haven’t spoken in 40 years.”
The yard tells the rest of the story. One side filled with ridiculous-looking folk art. The other side bare but for carefully manicured grass. It looks complicated.