Sunday, October 07, 2007
Favorite Beach of My Teenage Years (Photo of the Day)
This is what locals call "The Little Beach" which was my favorite place to swim, when I was a child growing up in my hometown. This is Long Island Sound. You can't see it in this photo but there is a granite boulder which we used to jump off of, as teenagers, when we'd go to the beach sans parents.
On the evening that I visited the beach last week a father and son were clamming there. The sun was setting.
I always said I could never live inland, that I needed to live on the edge of the land. Well I'm inland now, in the woods, actually, which I like better than living in a crowded suburb even if it gives access to public beaches.