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The First Day of Summer Camp

Posted by Scott Brody on Jun 29, 2014 1:21:00 AM

An open letter about the first day of summer camp at Camps Kenwood and Evergreen in NH.

Below is a letter that was sent to all Kenwood & Evergreen parents late last evening:

It is a beautiful starry night; a perfect end to as perfect an Opening Day as I can recall. Your children are sleeping in their beds, unless they are Senior campers, who are likely still awake, talking the night away. When you last saw them, your children were speeding away from you on those big yellow Yankee Lines buses. You were likely trying to spot your child in the tinted windows for one last wave. It is never easy to say goodbye to your incredible kids, and though I believe you are confident that they are in good hands, those are tough moments. We often cry more than our children at moments like those, or do our best to hide our tears so we don't send them mixed messages. 

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