I'm somewhat of a pacifist, but I appreciate the efforts of the brave in years past. I certainly felt an urge to to shake the hands of some of the aging veterans we saw as we passed the WWII memorial.
What moved me most, however, was walking through the Lincoln memorial.
There was some amazing prose on those walls. Considered words, unbiased by the various media of (more...)
The weather was great for us and we took one of the Duck tours which took off from right outside our hotel.
|From out piggy tumblr|
Boy that was a long trip.
Sure, Perth to Dubai was 11 hours but on a brand new half full Airbus it wasn't so bad, even if we didn't get in early to move away from the bulk head seats. The leg room was handy while bubba was awake, but arm rests that don't fold up made it harder to get her to sleep.
I think though the most boring part was the 3 hour (more...)