• Upcoming trips

    May 2 to May 14 London vacation. We will be staying in the President Hotel, 56 - 60 Guildford Street, Russell Square, London, WC1N 1DB. Telephone : 020 7388 4443. Hope to see you all then.
  • theatre and Concerrts

    April 11 Susan, Christine and I went to “The Tank” to see Celeste Cahn perform her work: “A lady does not scratch her crotch”, which she also wrote and directed. It was an intensely acted review of women’s historical and present day emotional and societal challenges. The title protests that a lady does not scratch her crotch, but this one did– and since her hand was covered in shaving cream at the time, the result was really messy!

    April 15 Peoples’ Concert at the Town hall. An all-Mozart concert given by the Peabody Chamber Orchestra. It was conducted with confident professionalism by Leon Fleisher in spite of his advancing years. He also played the solo piano in the A Major Concerto with his old sparkle still intact.

     

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Susan’s equine adventure

During the process of selecting a suitable horse, one of those she was trying out threw her. She is now sporting four broken ribs and a right clavicle screwed together. Undaunted, she had me drive her to a horse show near her house in York, PA.

This is a before picture of Susan and a friend. She didn't have pictures of the horse that decided to play with its own friends rather that carry her around

Waiting to compete in the ring

Awaiting judgement

Judgement awaiting

Judged

Waiting in the wings

The board walk. Each competitor is required to show off its gait and traverse the wooden walk so that the judges can hear the hoofbeats

And after the show--repairs!

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