Well it does sound like an interesting time down in town square! Do you grow Fall flowers outside your shop at this time of year? Katharine just called, looking for her tricycle, which we happened to have out back among the Summer things. She said that losing it made her nervous and very "fractile." She seems very attached to it.
I am soon to set off with Samantha for the hair salon. My hair has been wrapped back in a single braid for far too long! Write soon.