But we did get in.
Em and Ben made camp, I built the fire and The Commodore supervised.
Tasty, tasty camp food was enjoyed and then a story by lantern light.
Sleep was non too forthcoming, but we all made it through the night just fine. When I finally crawled out of the tent in the morning, Ben greeted me with a plastic mug of french press coffee.
Afterward I made pancakes and sausage so we'd have enough energy to get packed up and home again.
We all had a good time and are looking forward to doing it again. Especially Emily, who was relieved to find that the only critter to bother disrupting our camp was this guy: