|There is a pine tree on the left and a smaller one on the right.|
The lodge near the beach had been reserved for them. It was like a small log home, and it was all theirs for a few days before the fall term classes started up again.
It almost didn't feel real, to be there, just the two of them. She had longed for him when he had been away working on the fire suppression crew during the summer, but now they were married and on their honeymoon.
He built a fire in the fireplace to take off the chill in the air. Soon they were enjoying the glow the flames cast on the shiny knotty pine walls of the room, and the warmth they felt in their hearts for each other, never mind a little bit of smoke in the air.