I received a link today to the “Top Photos of 2004” that featured several beautiful images, but none made me smile or put me so instantly in touch with a specific feeling as this one.
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Not surprisingly, the verdict is in: any holiday that allows you to put on your imagination, dress up as anything you like, and get candy merely by walking up to a house and asking is tops with Lily. She said, “I love Halloween, Dad!” And then went on to rate her top three:
While Jack often got into the wagon to ride between houses, Lily ran from door to door.
She sported her Little Red Riding Hood costume, Jack dressed as a Mickey Mouse Fire Fighter, and the girls were “Peas in a Pod”. Char donned a witch costume and I was a scarecrow. I’ll upload some photos soon.
Todd sent me a link to the full text of Osama’s latest “message to the American people.” I guess, if you’re interested, you should read it. But don’t blame me if you don’t understand it, especially the part about the goat digging up a knife…