I was not there for the festivities, but my ten-year-old reporter tells me he ended up hung by the branch, and that his shorts, while destroyed, saved him from a perilous drop.
William, the rescuer, saved the day, retrieving Andrew from his hung-by-the-branch position. And, he managed to get all these photos too!
All while I was blissfully unaware in the house.
These boys are going to give me gray hairs when they're teens...