August, my favorite and one of my least favorite months. Favorite! Elaine and I were married in August. That worked out pretty well. Our son was born in August. I have many friends who have birthdays in August. As a child, my parents took my brothers and me on vacation in August. My first camping trip with Elaine started in July but ended in August.

That was truly a bittersweet camping experience. Elaine and I were camping with another couple watching an incredible lightning show to the south. It was raining pretty hard on us but we were able to open the tent and watch the show. We packed up the next mor