We did get to go out to dinner this year, because Marci babysat Micah for us. What a wonderful time we had, enjoying one another's company, and talking over a delicious dinner (Farmer's Kitchen - if you haven't been there - go!), without having to worry about whether Micah needed his diaper changed.
In the last couple of days, I've been thinking back over our relationship, and how it has changed and grown. So, here's a little synopsis, with some fun pictures too. (They're fun for me at least... you might not care. :) )
We started dating in September 2005, during soccer season, after spending the summer doing camp team with two other Corban students.
|Soccer season, October (?) 2005|
We dated all through college, spending many weekends, parts of summers, and Christmas breaks together in Everson, Hermiston and Salem.
|Our first day of junior year (2006) at Corban|
|At the Nature Trails with friends, Summer 2007|
|At Camp Elkanah, the only week of camp we had together (July 2006)|
|At Lincoln City in October 2006|
|In New Orleans, Christmas Break 2006|
A few months later, we made it to this:
Two weeks after graduation, we did this:
|Best decision I've ever made|
May 17, 2008
I really could go on and on with the pictures, but the point is, David, I love you! The last five years together have been great, and I know the next 55 will be even better. Happy Valentine's Day!