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Friday, August 13, 2010

Partners in Crime

Mary and I have known each other since I was two. Our backyards in Norwood used to touch. My mom is from Ireland, both of her parents are from Ireland. My sister started baby-sitting for Mary and her two sisters when she was about 12 (the night she got her braces on.) She thought Mr. Brolly was a handsome, fine fella. (She's right.) What can I say, we all hit it off. My friendship with the Brolly girls blossomed into something unimaginable. Our childhood memories are something you could only wish for your children. Countless sleepovers, bike rides, dance classes/recitals/competitions, chinese dinners, trips to Ireland, 3 years at Boston University together and even studying abroad together in Australia.

Mary and I (and any Brolly, for that matter) can pick it up anytime right where we left off. It's an amazing friendship. She and her husband welcomed their 2nd little boy, Rowan James, into the world on May 19th, 2010. You know the big guy, Owen Thomas, born on June 23rd, 2010. They were both born on a Wednesday (exactly 5 weeks apart.) As you can see from the pictures, their mommies have big plans for these two guys - friends 'til the end!




Let's not leave out Mary's oldest, Lochlan, who is a very dear friend of Emily and Aidan's. They are already reminding us of ourselves at this age. Emily and Lochlan are quite the pair.

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Blogger Megan said...

How swet. Give Mary my best.

9:37 AM  
Blogger Megan said...

darn phone keyboard. Should say sweet!

9:38 AM  

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