Articles tagged with ‘birthday’

Eighty Implausible Years

Quite how my mother contrived to introduce me to the world on May the First was never explained to me. If it was by accident (and I very much doubt it) it was a happy one. People tend to remember it. When I was young, that meant more presents. These days it gives me a better excuse to have a party. This year we had a good one, saddened only because good old Uncle Sam still hasn’t let my wife into the country. But it’s an ill wind that blows no good. When she does get here we’ll just have to have another one. Meanwhile, here are some pictures:

Ted Simon's Birthday

It was BYOC (bring your own chair) and I built a third world grill
for the occasion. But where’s the pasta?
We ate it last night. It was too good.

Kate Kilbourne and Carla King

Kate Kilbourne and Carla King

Three generations

Three generations