Archives: 2013 August


August 27th, 2013, 8 Comments

Today I have the delightful chance to write about a deep and wonderful joy. Yes, Laura and I are engaged! There are no words adequate for this kind of occasion, but there is a picture that gets close: I never imagined a person could find a friend so wonderful, a person that enjoys so much […]

A 4-year-old’s sudden interest in German monorail

August 1st, 2013, 8 Comments

Today, Oliver and Jacob heard about monorails. I showed them a wikipedia article about monorails, and it had a picture of a monorail in Germany. Oliver, age 4: I have been on that monorail! Me: Sorry, Oliver, but that monorail is in Germany. You have never been to Germany. Oliver: But I HAVE been to […]

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