I say, "summer," you say, "beach!" That's pretty much how it works around here. Of course, here in Hawai'i, I say "winter," and you also say "beach!" So it goes on an island.
Sad, but true: I rarely go to the beach. I should get my resident status revoked, I know. I actually love the beach and spent a lot of time there as a child, but now I'm too sun-sensitive and can never stay shore-side for long. Still, when I say "summer..."
October Afternoon, documenting the one -- yes, ONE -- day that we spent at the beach this summer.