We were there to witness Harvard's 363rd commencement ceremony. Yup, you read that right: three-hundred-sixty-third!
Lovely Daughter #2 received her Masters' degree:
I loved this woman's outfit, so chic and perfect for the weather:
And I loved this man's attempt to get the shot he wanted:
Of course, this is what it was all about for us: the happy graduate, with her favorite professor. The little embellishments on the fronts of their robes are called "crow's-feet." The reason why has been lost in time. The different colors indicate the different schools granting the degree:
Like most graduations, there was pomp and ceremony:
And mortarboards and friends: