Archive for October, 2010

I Kill Me

Saturday, October 23rd, 2010

Tonight Pat and I were over at the University Club in St. Paul for the marriage of Christa Beverlin and Paul Potter. During the cocktail hour, Dr. Beverlin came by and said something that sounded like, “I’m looking for my wife.” Pat replied, “She’s right over there,” and Dr. Beverlin responded, “No, not my wife, […]

Perils of Thinking

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010

Today, as I was getting ready to go skating, I thought that it had been years since I had fallen skating. When I fell this afternoon, fortunately there weren’t many people on the ice and no one got hurt. Did slide for a fair distance, however.

Pelicans

Friday, October 8th, 2010

Earlier this week, as Hana and I were hiking up by Deep Lake, I heard an incredible sound as Hana moved along up ahead of me. My first guess was that Hana had startled some geese as she approached the shore of Deep Lake, but as I got closer I realized what she had done […]

Readin’

Friday, October 8th, 2010

On my recent travels, I read a pair of books: World War One: A Short History by Norman Stone American Massacre: The Tragedy at Mountain Meadows, September 1857 by Sally Denton

Fall Travel

Thursday, October 7th, 2010

Pat and I recently got back from a really nice three-part vacation: A visit to Dave and Ashley in England, with a side trip to Wales. A short visit to London, which included a night at the theater to see “War Horse”. A stop over in Boston to see the Lang-Browns and the Fabianos. This […]