Tuesday Beatrice dawdled. I ate soft chicken tacos without cheese for lunch. I was touched when my former secretary Penny posted a facebook post at noon. She started working for me 30 years ago today. She works in southern California now. She started for me as a green legal secretary. Now she is an accomplished paralegal. Her kindness in posting an appreciative post moved me.
After work I walked in Timbers Nature Preserve. I was pleased to see that the renovations finally include re-sodding the ballfields. I heard distant gunfire and wondered if dove hunting season has begun. I saw Mourning Doves, a Red-Tailed Hawk, an Eastern Phoebe and a pair of American Kestrels.
I drove to Lake Lavon, where Least Sandpipers foraged on the shore.