Shin Pond, Maine — near Baxter State Park, and where I learned to swim (and later became a junior lifeguard). This was an every-summer staple of life from about age 5 to age 17.

Shin Pond, Maine — near Baxter State Park, and where I learned to swim (and later became a junior lifeguard). This was an every-summer staple of life from about age 5 to age 17.