My father-in-law George just turned 50 on sunday (August 3rd). It’s kind of a big deal. To celebrate the occasion my mother-in-law and the rest of the family had been planning a surprise birthday party for months. To add to the fun George Jr flew in, unknown to George Sr, from Portland Oregon and stepped out from behind everyone just as dad thought he’d said hello to everyone. You can just see the rush of emotion in his face as the realization hits him that his son is here.
As plans do, everything to keep George out of the house fell through so Rachel and I made a last minute ditch effort to fix it. We managed to get him out of the house for a few hours by bribing him with lunch and a movie (Dark Knight).
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That’s pretty awesome. Always great to see things work out like that, and of course being able to capture the moment like that is gratifying as well. Definitely a picture/memory to save.