he didn’t know much about him, but when her friend insisted on setting them up to go bowling, the first thing she thought was that she really liked his smile. They were in high school at the time, in different cities, but made the drive to see each other often. Neither can remember a specific first date because they were young and spent a lot of time hanging out in groups of friends, but they do recall spending a lot of time talking sitting by a local pond and even having picnics there.
I met up with Emily & Shamus this past Saturday at Lake MacBride for their engagement session. It holds a special place in their heart since this is where Shamus proposed last September.
“We had decided the day before to go for a hike the next day,” Emily said. “Shamus woke up earlier than usual for a Saturday and told me I could take a quick shower while he got our dog, Ace, ready to go for our hike. It was cloudy and cool and Shamus packed a backpack and his fishing pole. We got to Lake MacBride and followed a path to our spot overlooking the water. Shamus threw his fishing line out and we say there talking for quite a while. View full post »