The Graduate

Ruby Fry graduated from Lopez Island Elementary Kindergarten on Thursday. As I watched her receive her diploma I imagined 12 years from now, when she’ll be graduating from high school. I know that moment will come before Kristine and I are ready for it. Or will it? Tonight at the dinner table Ruby and I discussed the morning’s graduation ceremony. I remarked about how one boy received an award for the best attendance record (only 7 days absent). Ruby responded, “Yeah, but I threw up at school less than anybody else.”

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3 thoughts on “The Graduate

  1. kaye fry

    Congratulations Ruby! You know What I Love about you ( and there are many things) I love that you say what is on your mind. Go Girl!

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