40 is the new 39, birthday celebrating, shoe shopping, octopus in a bottle, and fishing with strangers

The night before my 40th birthday we lost electricity. It was hot and humid, and we had to fumble around in the darkness to get ready for bed. Losing power always makes me more appreciative of what I have, and this time was no exception.Especially when the electricity came back

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