I'm going to take a slightly different take on the story challenge. I have recently scrapbooked my sister's award that made my heart swell so much with pride.
I am going with how much the natural beauty of the area I live in and my love of photographing it fills my heart. We had a last minute getaway to this tiny town on the Columbia River. Many would have been bored there since there isn't a lot to do and only one place to eat. But it was just what we needed-a nice, relaxing time away--just the two of us.

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