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Elf Goes to School

I took about 50 pictures but since I got there early, I didn't hold up the dropoff line. ALL the pictures in which he is facing the camera wound up with his eyes squeezed tight, so I am posting the pic of what I saw as I was getting ready to drive away... *sniff*... Goodbye, Elf. He says he will miss me, but I don't think he will. Do you know who is very sad? Emperor. I've already played (and lost) two chess games and he's been online "battling" other players for a while now. I'm going to have to pull him away soon and tell him it's time for other lessons. He will have a hard time doing his schoolwork without his best friend. Thankfully for him, Elf will only go half days for a while, so math and science are done at home. And chess. DO NOT forget chess.


  1. Sniff! He looks so cute! I'll keep you all in my prayers as you get used to things. I can definitely imagine that it will be a big adjustment for Elf. Keep us updated!

  2. Ohhhhhhhhhh..... I know that feeling too.

  3. I hope Elf had a wonderful first day at school!

  4. Oh Elf! Poor Emperor, Poor Mrs. C... I hope he does great.

  5. Awww....I pray his day was excellent and can't wait to hear all about it. How will this change your routine now? You usually do lessons first thing in the morning, are you still going to do that?

    I bet he will miss you!

  6. Wow--what a big day! We'll be praying for Elf and Emperor and Mommy!

  7. Can't wait to read the news about Elf's big day!

  8. Hang in there, Mrs. C!



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