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Devon’s Magical Eiffel Tower Day


The Eiffel Tower is much more than the iconic architectural image of Paris and probably all of France.  It’s an everlasting expression of the 7-year-old imagination, or at least that of our granddaughter Devon.  Today, after seeing pictures of the tower and hearing stories about it since before she could talk, Devon joined us on…

The Eiffel Tower Awaits


In June 2007,  just a few months before the birth of our first grandchild, Kathy and I returned from a five-month sabbatical in France. We loaded a few thousand photographs onto my computer, picked a few hundred to develop, and then chose a dozen or so to blow up, frame and mount on our living…