The usual morning thing. trying to keep the cat entertained so he doesn’t wake Maria up by bashing his head on the bedroom door and yowling. It’s an uphill climb

wake up.

Trip to Rijeka and Venice

Just back from our new year’s trip to rijeka, croatia with an extra bonus trip to venice. Had a good time in Rijeka, meeting and greeting some of the enthusiastic and friendly Croatian folks and fans, played on a boat, then a blissful little excursion to la serenissima, queen of the adriatic, wenedig, venice, dig. What a gas. Life is good. Maria had never been there. The look on her face as we rode into town on the water taxi was priceless.

The following is a favorite bit from “A Bit of Fry and Laurie” about Venice