She was a bit guarded. She knew her strength and resilience, having been a competitive lacrosse player since she was a pigtailed, smiley little girl, but was stinging a bit because her heart lives permanently on her sleeve. Determined to focus on the love and support her teammates offered on a daily basis, she was fully invested in her desire to be a social worker and driving her Messiah University lacrosse team into the elite eight.
Quietly confident, utterly funny, and a sincerely caring southern guy, he knew of her through mutual friends, though their school community was relatively small. When Abby and Reid began spending time together they knew it was a love connection even before their first date. Winston-Salem to Westminster. Westminster to Nashville. Mechanicsburg to Camp Hill. Their locales are in constant flux, but they make it work. Next stop? Reid’s turn to drive the soccer team toward some playoff wins.
We met in Tahoma Park to celebrate two years of love and adventure.