Lovely..I hope your man has an appreciation of what you have done for him...other than marry him of course. (hee-hee). When you had to promise not to take any cross stitch along on your trip I must say as the Crone this dismayed me. I might have to get in my new son-n-laws proverbial behind about that one. :) EEEeeww that doesn't even sound good, you better start training him quickly. I love you guys.
I cannot believe this pattern was free, they are very cute! I think you are really going to like the Shores of Hawk Run Hallow, you may even want to start it yourself (it would go nicely with the lighthouses!). The Maiden