Bad News: It has been rainy and chilly since then.
Good News: The Girl has finally gotten used to sleeping in the rental cottage and no longer thinks that it's a haunted death-trap.
Bad News: Her fears vanished about the same time that she sprained her finger during some vigorous goalie practice. Someone *cough, cough the K cough* needs to save the power kicks for his pick-up games with Hope Solo.
Bad News: Her injured finger is the middle one, so she has flipped off me, the K, Sister, Dad, the X-Ray technician at Pen-Bay Medical Center, several nurses, and a cashier at the grocery store showing off the injury.
Good News: We had a great time at the Owls Head Transportation Museum on Monday.
Bad News: We didn't get to fly any real planes:
or drive any real cars:
Good News: We got to try out these crazy bicycle/car/flying machine contraptions.
|Lobster trap car.|
|The saying is, "A woman needs a man like a fish needs a bicycle." So, if|
the fish is the bicycle, does this mean that the woman is a man or that
the woman is really Dustin Hoffman? Get back to me.
|The Baby kicked that old lady in the green coat|
off this winged trike so that she could use it.
I know! She looks so sweet!
Bad News: They were bolted to the grounds, so the kids couldn't rid them out onto the runway at Owls Head Airport.
Good News: WWI is over.
Bad News: We look so good in our open cockpit aviation gear:
|I'll get you, Red Baron! Oh, sorry, my glasses|
are upside down.
Good News: Despite some light rain, we were still able to climb Mount Battie, our favorite hike in the Camden Hills.
|Note splinted fingers.|
Bad News: The weather was so foggy that the amazing view was obscured by the mist:
Good News: We ate a delicious picnic lunch at the public landing in Camden and fed our left-overs to the ducks.
Bad News: It turns out ducks aren't crazy about soggy potato chips and pita bread with traces of hummus:
|Ducks being surprisingly picky for waterfowl who survive|
on handouts from tourists.
|2010 (clearly the least cooperative year)|
Bad News: Andre was played by a sea lion and dressed like the dead guy in Weekend at Bernie's in the 1994 movie "based" on his life:
|Tina Majorino was much better in Big Love.|
Good News: We still have one more day in Maine.
Bad News: This is how we'll be getting back to Atlanta: