The pictures of these two cuties were taken the same morning, about ten kilometres apart. Here's a picture of them 30 years later, in dresses the colour of their first-day-of-Grade-One outfits:
Now they live 1,296 km from each other, but there is very little distance between their hearts. Who'd have guessed that would be the case on that first September first, so many years ago?
When little girls still had autograph books, cutie #1 wrote in mine:
There are silver shipsA million thanks, Cathy, for the gift of your friendship. Here's to another 40 years at least!
And gold ships,
But no ships