Saturday, December 15, 2012


7.45 am, Saturday morning, all is quiet, all is calm after yesterday's horrendous acts of violence on the other side of the country. We take a deep breath and continue on, they can not...

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And in the middle of all this sadness we hear that Master C. has been accepted at Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon: I am so proud, I have to shed a tear. A tear of joy...


  1. That horrible shooting is on the news all over the world now. What a terrible thing!

    Congratulations to your sun! I understand, that you are proud!
    Kram, Monica

  2. Hartverscheurend om te weten dat die kinderen die kans niet meer zullen krijgen.

  3. It's a time if rememberence and sadness.......

    Your's Sons achievement in his studies is all the more cherished, congrats to him!

    On a side note I love the festive note to the blog, you really enjoy making the graphics, I do too xx

  4. Well done to your son, those poor children won't ever have the opportunity to learn, to graduate, go to university it's so, so sad x x x

  5. Vreselijk inderdaad, ik kan me zo goed voorstellen dat het een dubbel gevoel geeft... Ik leef mee...!

  6. Congratulations. Your boy is a lovely son making you and himself so proud.
    As to the horror of Connecticut...there are no words.

  7. Ack! I'm so behind in everything nowadays, but I had to take a moment to say congrats to your son! That is fantastic news!!


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