Longtime readers will recall my yearly habit of snapping a photo of Olivia walking up Prince Street on the first and last days of school.
Here’s the first day of grade one:
And here’s the last day of grade six:
That tree came down today, along with three of its mates up Prince Street toward Grafton, a deliberate cutting due disease.
Here’s this morning just after 8:30 a.m. from our front vestibule:
And here’s the same view an hour later:
It was a beautiful tree we lost today, a part of our neighbourhood for as long as we’ve lived here and many years before. Here are a few photos I took earlier this fall when the announcement came that the end was near: