noun: reunion; plural noun: reunions; noun: re-union; plural noun: re-unions
- an instance of two or more people coming together again after a period of separation."she had a tearful reunion with her parents"
- a social gathering attended by members of a certain group of people who have not seen each other for some time."a school reunion"
- the act or process of being brought together again as a unified whole."the reunion of East and West Germany"
On Friday night, there was no mistake: The Class of '74 was back and cheering every touchdown with a wave of the red and white and a shake of pom pons (also furnished by Gemma, ever the cheerleader).
I didn't graduate from Stafford High. But after 33 years of reunions and with two children who are also SHS alumni, I feel like an honorary member of the group.
Our small town loves a parade, so the next morning, the Class of 1974 waved to their friends and families as they bounced down the brick streets.
From patriotism ...
... to a small, but mighty marching band ...