Cold and rainy fall day so typical for the western U.P. Looks like a few more days of warmer weather, followed by the gradual decline towards winter. I need to order wood and get it stacked inside the boiler house. Should take advantage of having my brother, his son, and my son here for bear and bow seasons, having lots of extra help. Eric was chosen as the candidate for the chief scientist position at the pharmaceutical corporation in California and got his salary offer today. He will accept, but will not move until later in October. I am both happy and sad (that he will be so far away). When you raise them to be independent and successful, in the end, leaving is usually a part of the package.
“Don't you find it odd," she continued, "that when you're a kid, everyone, all the world, encourages you to follow your dreams. But when you're older, somehow they act offended if you even try.”
― Ethan Hawke, The Hottest State