Summer Scene

Nothing says summer like children fishing on a sultry August morning. These three youngsters enjoyed a time away from farm chores to make a few casts into the pond in front of their home.

The boy reeled in his line quickly like he had caught something. A closer look (please click on the photo) shows that he has a wry smirk on his face, and for good reason. He caught a weed, which you can see flying at the end of his line.

“Summer Scene” is my Photo of the Week.

© Bruce Stambaugh 2021

Author: Bruce Stambaugh

Writer, marketer, columnist, author, photographer, birder, walker, hiker, husband, father, grandfather, brother, son, township trustee, converted Anabaptist, community activist, my life is crammed with all things people and nature and wonder. My late father gave me this penchant for giving and getting the most out of life, my late mother the courtesy, kindness, and creativity to see the joy in life. They both taught me to cherish the people I am with. I try and fail and try again.

8 thoughts on “Summer Scene”

  1. Wonderful moment, and capture on your part! I love their clothing and have captured a few like shots in PA Dutch Country. Yesterday I saw some girls in dresses playing beside a lake and then they walked down, got on their quad and drove away. It was unexpected! I don’t know the ‘rules’ … would that mean that they were likely Mennonite? One girl had no bonnet and the other a white hankie hanging from her bun.

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