They hiked into the woods with their friends following behind, looking for the spot they knew had to be there somewhere. And when they found it, they read each other Camus and talked about cubed ham.
She wore metallic Birkenstocks and golden beetle earrings and he carried their son.
Afterwards everyone went back to their house for tacos and hand pies. Music played quietly in the background as conversation took centerstage.
They took only what they wanted from tradition. Abandoned the rest to make room for their truth.