Peter Hentges (jbru) wrote,
Peter Hentges

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Ericka's brother's step-daughter, which is to say, one of our nieces, Nikki, has come up from Chicago-way to stay with us for a couple of weeks. She was dropped off in the early a.m. Friday by dad and uncles on the way to Canada for a fishing expedition. She came with bags and boxes of stuff, including a supply of favorite snacks. She's a bright 13-year-old reader and she and Ericka get along very well.

I imagine that I'll likely haul her around to various events over the next couple of weeks. It'll be a bit odd having a 13-year-old girl in tow, but I imagine we'll both cope in some fashion.

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