Peck's personal Web site
2008 in Ollon, Switzerland
possible, over the years, we try to spend Christmas with the Doctors Durham,
not just because of the turkey, but also because of the stuffing.
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.
A Christmas amongst Durhams
Christmas warm-up with Mercedes and Lisa
Obligatory pause to figure out how the camera works, in the forest above La Givrine.
Lisa and friend (photo by Mercedes)
Ooops. Lisa fall boom.
Okay, your turn.
Mercedes fall boom.
Mercedes can't unfall boom.
We may have to leave her here.
Photo by Mercedes
Christmas dinner in Ollon
Some Christmas. This is the village of Burtigny across the ravine from my flat in Bassins. Now to Ollon.
Time for Christmas dinner, with Mercedes and Téa.
Andrea and turkey. And Lisa.
Mercedes awaiting turkey
Lisa and an admirer
Mercedes and Téa
The ritual opening of the presents
The hall of the opening of presents
Téa is reading my present -- all the hot news stories from 1945 (I don't actually remember any of them). Dante is wearing a silly hat.
Nth in the Christmas series
Christmas stocking. Lots of stockings, in fact.
-- Oh great; a what's-it.
Happy Christmas, Everybody.
Les Dents-du-Midi from the back door
and suggestions are welcome if positive, resented if negative, .
All rights reserved, all wrongs avenged. Posted 19 January 2009, updated 28 December 2010.
The Wayback Machine
These things go back a few more years to about 1991, but maybe we'd better not push our luck.