Easter is coming up so it’s time to stock the lobster tanks. The Ruthie B, a dragger, came in with plenty for David:
Including this 16 pounder:
The Captain of the Ruthie B and his mate, Ruth (yes, she was on this fishing trip!) took me in the summer my parents moved away from the island. Bill ended up presiding at our wedding and Ruth made my–absolutely beautiful–wedding dress. I’ll have to get it out to show you. One of the lovely things about wintering on the island is how close the community becomes. Also, Bill and Ruth make the sticky buns for Easter Breakfast and they. are. delicious. I can hardly wait.