Saturday, August 13, 2011

Ahhhh Summertime in Maine

Bear Island Lighthouse, Built in 1839


Lighthouses & Steep Rocky Shores




Nesting Osprey & Deep Cold Waters




Acadia National Park



Simple Summer Cottages




Doors of Welcome




Seaside Vistas



Comfy Spots




Cool Summer Gardens




Queen Anne's Lace




Quiet, Sleepy Harbors




Shore Birds



Foggy Mornings



Steamed Clams




Lobster Traps & Buoys




Friendly Lobstermen




Loads of Fresh Lobster




Evening Bonfires on the Beach


Ahhhh yes, summertime in Maine.

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Sarah
Sarah

The summer we married, my husband was in graduate school, and I was employed as a teacher. We took a portion of our savings that summer and purchased a sailboat. We christened our Catalina 22, “Hyacinths For The Soul” after Saadi’s poem. Our "Hyacinths" provided years of pleasure.