To thank all the church volunteers, the leaders of the church asked me to design a way to suspend and release 150 balloons – on cue. With the help of Craig and Tibor we came up with this little beauty (below).
So there I was. Pulling the release cord. It jammed. I gulped. It loosed and slid easily across… but nothing fell ou… and then it POURED out onto the people. I had expected a measly dribble out of one of the edges… but it fair POURED out from the middle – and it was wonderful.
The people all laughed and smiled and hit the balloons around for the whole duration of this song:
The Freedom We Know