B has sadly announced his intentions of trimming up his goatee. It's the end of summer, and it's time to transition into the full beard.
As a card-carrying member of the Lady-Fans of Bearded Men, I'm sad to see the goatee go, but am looking forward to the beard when it grows in. Which, given B's genetics, will take all of a couple of days/weeks.
Here's right before the spring/summer shearing: