Sadly, they had only biked a few kilometers before a polar bear lept from an iceberg and took down Malcolm.
Brigitte and Arsen came to rescue the expedition, which had apparently run low on vital supplies like ice-cream sundaes and iced tea. Here, Malcolm tells Brigitte how he defeated the mighty polar bear.
Arsen and Brigitte at the tir na nOg (Land of Youth) gate. It must've worked because when everybody got back to Wolverine Lake we split the candles evenly in a joint birthday party for Stella and Arsen:
And we end back in the flower bed by the garden. The butterfly you see joined the festivities last week as a caterpillar named Aristo. Today he became a beautiful black swallowtail butterfly and was released into the wilds (well, okay, he was released into the tame suburbs) to a thrilling chorus of "Born Free."
And that's this week's photoblogging update on the summertime visit.