The folks we call our Connecticut family travelled to Maine for a visit this August. Who came? Margaret Evans, Anita D’Annunzio, Mark Gosselin, Taylor and Eric Hamlin. Not only did they bring lunch for everyone, including a delicious carrot cake (yum!) but they brought the most amazing gift. Mary had thought up the idea of making ties worn by her late husband Bob, into a quilt called, “The Ties that Bind”. Maggie stepped up to the challenge! There was a moment along the journey when it looked like the project would not be completed, but where there is a will there is a way, and Maggie and Anita found it! Mary was surprised and absolutely thrilled! Wow! It was a wonderful day all around.

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