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life's hectic non-stop party threatens to get out of control and really exhausting
T. Peck's visit to the old country (1)
may not find this terribly rewarding unless you're included here, so this is a
good time for casual and random browsers to turn back before they get too caught
up in the sweep and majesty of the proceedings and can't let go.
hols 2004, Marlowe forsakes her studies and leaves Dima to take care of the ferrets
in Ottawa, Ont., and comes along to visit the Old Dad and walk in the forest.
the village of Le Pont, on the Lac de Joux, on Christmas Day 2004, a nice snowy one
three hours off the airplane, contemplates being back in Switzerland again, land
of her birth and early years
Day, 26 December 2004, dinner at the Durhams as always, in Aigle, Switzerland.
From right: Dr (medicine) Dante, or André; Dr (linguistics) Mercedes; Poetess
Francine; background, delightful teen daughter of Nancy
and Francine getting ready to open presents
gets a big ceramic cat
Durham, Dr Durham, and Francine admire Marlowe's present
for the narrator: Palm Shorts! Presumably meant for a wall decoration.
Christmas photo, something like 12th in the series.
left) empty dress, Lisa, Francine, Cerberus
Durham displays goofy boots
diningroom / museum
Too many presents
Venetian mask museum
And more masks
to work off Christmas dinner food and go for a hike, and have lunch . . .
in a hike to the Fruiteries of Nyon, 27 December 2004, Lisa and Marlowe share
two of Marlowe's brief visit awaits you.
and suggestions are welcome if positive, resented if negative, .
All rights reserved, all wrongs avenged. Posted 25 March 2005, revised 2 October 2008, 8 February 2014.