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Thursday, November 27, 2008

Happy Thanksgiving!

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy

We spotted these lucky turkeys today on our way home from a high school football game.

Thursday, November 20, 2008

Thirst

“Love, with very young people, is a heartless business. We drink at that age from thirst, or to get drunk; it is only later in life that we occupy ourselves with the individuality of our wine.”
Baroness Karen Blixen


Sunday, November 16, 2008

Beauty


“If you look closely at a tree you'll notice it's knots and dead branches, just like our bodies. What we learn is that beauty and imperfection go together wonderfully.”

Matthew Fox

Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Cheese Please!

Un repas sans fromage est une belle à qui il manque un œil."
("A meal without cheese is a beautiful woman with an eye missing.")
Brillat Savarin
This was taken at the Laurent DuBois cheese shop across from our hotel in Paris. You could smell the shop 1/2 down the block.

Sunday, November 2, 2008

Peaceful Fields of Valley Forge

"My first wish is to see this plague of mankind, war, banished from the earth.”
George Washington