Letter: Principal enjoys ride of a lifetime
Published 12:18 pm, Monday, July 22, 2013
I'd like to publicly thank the parents of the Middlesex Middle School community. On Sunday, July 7, my husband, Vinnie, and I were able to finally take the hot air balloon ride that the Middlesex Parent Association gave me last spring in celebration of the 26 years I had spent at MMS.
Although it took months and five cancellations, the ride on July 7 carried us from Bethlehem to Thomaston on a beautiful calm summer morning. As the sun peeked around the four colorful balloons that took flight that morning, the mist rising over the mountains of Litchfield County was breathtaking.
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The balloon ride was one adventure on my long bucket list that I will never forget! It was a great way to end my 27th year and gorgeous way to start my summer.
Again, I cannot thank you all enough for your support, love, and a gift that I will cherish in my heart always. Thank you. I wish the MMS community a wonderful and relaxing summer.
Debi Boccanfuso, principal
Middlesex Middle School