Thursday, May 01, 2008
May Day, May Day . . .
was yesterday at L's school; there is nothing like it anywhere else. A May Queen and her Court, all the seniors presented to the audience, dances, and three maypoles . . . I had my own thoughts on all of this, feminist in nature, but this is not my school, nor my day, so I'm keeping them mum . . .
Each grade has its own uniform color, which girls must wear on special days; otherwise, they can wear one of any solid color (black included; you can still be somewhat goth here). I believe this is ninth, but I could be wrong (L's is pink this year):
Instructions chalked along the route for the senior class before each girl was presented:
The May Queen gets her own:
A rendering of girlhood; I wonder if it's like this there . . .