I cannot tell you how much joy this group of pictures brings me. I literally labeled an entire folder on my computer the “Oh My Heart” folder, and this is just a sampling of my 12 (hard-to-narrow) favorites. All are from Cousin Anna’s wedding, of which there is one more post to follow, but these ones were just so near and dear to my own heart that I had to share separately.
And yes, they are rather redundant to the naked eye. Unnoticeable to a stranger, the little inflections in expression tell so much of the story of my life. Like a secret only for us, the barely different crooked smiles and the almost identical eye wrinkles scream out to me that these are mine. These are my little family. The ones that I know and love, and the ones that know me and love me back.
So, I present the “handsome series”. My “littles” and my “big”: