Another one from the journal. Ed and Kathy, quiet types who open up when the conversation turns to wine (they grow grapes) and travel (been everywhere!). Knowledgeable, interested, well-traveled, they’d come from Napa with boxes of the stuff.”
The dog days of summer — days of heat and madness, according to the Greeks — arrived early this year. Not too bad if you can strip down and take a swim in the Smith; tougher if you go through the day in a fur coat that follows you everywhere. Molly still manages a smile in temps that are not too, too bad, especially compared to the 100-plus temps to the east.