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Graduation Day

  • May 11, 2015
  • By Sabine
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VanderbiltGraduationOn May 8, 2015, my oldest daughter, Melody, graduated from Vanderbilt University. It was a bittersweet day for all of us. In August, she’ll turn 21 and start Loyola Law School in Chicago. My baby is all grown up now!

vanderbilt6While I loved having her here in Nashville, I am certain she’ll be happy living in the Windy City.grad9 grad10We are all incredibly proud of her and can’t wait to see what the future holds for her.grad14Selfies are a must, even at college graduation.grad19Friends and roommates.vanderbilt13grad8The future is theirs….vanderbilt10After a 3 hour graduation ceremony and nearly 1,500 names read (in 85 degree heat),  it was time to get silly and eat….vanderbiltstrawberriesmillions of strawberries with champagne.gradcakeAt home, we celebrated with this homemade cake.grad1

CONGRATULATIONS MELODY!

By Sabine, May 11, 2015
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  • Sally
    May 11, 2015

    Congratulations to both of you! You must be so proud! Law school, wow, that is great, good luck to your daughter. You did a good job of bringing her up obviously!! You should give yourself a pat on the back too. I’m sure it hasn’t been easy.

    • sabines
      May 11, 2015

      Thank you so much for the kind words, Sally. She is a great girl… I couldn’t ask for a better daughter.

  • Mary Barber
    May 11, 2015

    What a beautiful daughter. I know you are very proud!!!

    • sabines
      May 13, 2015

      Thank you, Mary. I feel very blessed to have her as my daughter.

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