Lois Hjelmstad

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Married in September (7)

Be sure to read to end of post for the surprise! Today I want to tell you about our overnight trip to Grand Lake to celebrate our 64th.  The first big departure from our original honeymoon was that this time it rained furiously all the way to Estes Park. followed by twenty miles of fog into Rocky Mountain National Park. As […]

Married in September (6)

So now we're married. (Actually, we've been married sixty-four years and one day. We celebrated our marriage at Grand Lake Lodge where we spent our honeymoon. Went yesterday and returned this afternoon. The aspen were astonishingly beautiful.) This is the poem I gave to Les sixty-four years ago on our wedding day. Please do remember it was […]