L got over to Stockton a day early this week, so her get up Thursday felt like a get up Friday. Getting out early for her walk in with the Mag and Annabelle was the only viable option as afternoon temps were slated to be in high 90s (that’s hot). And, of course, early morning on Pixley Slough will be one of the things she’ll really miss about the Delta.
In the afternoon, D and L went over to the Lodi Unified School District administrative buildings were there was a reception and introduction of retirees. Bill Toledo, who D worked with and who he also went to Pacific with, did the honors for D. The festivities marked a passage of one way of life into another. The is one life transition they think is good..