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pring is the time of new life. After hunkering down, the deer and turkeys begin to browse. The beaver return to their never-ending work, converting the birches on the shore of their ponds to complex carvings with pointed ends. The snowbirds return, ready for a taste of real life; they haven't changed a bit. Wildflowers appear in a sequence orchestrated by God that passes human understanding. Homes, cabins, cottages, art galleries, and restaurants are swept and scrubbed, and business owners scramble to find summer help. The cement trucks are made ready, land is cleared, blocks arrive on the ferry or barge, and the dreams and plans of winter are slowly translated into cedar decks and fieldstone walls. Summer >>

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