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Colonial Williamsburg

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Election Day

John & Lois Steiner, Vance Corbett, Judy Miller, Judy Feather, Bob Jankovits, and visiting electoral board secretary Gloria Chittum. I used the self-timer but failed to bring a suitable tripod. Five minutes afterwards began our 13-hour shift serving 3,070 voters, … Continue reading

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War memorial, Stafford, Virginia

The black stone sphere spins gently on a pool of water. A press release described this as “a 3,000-pound floating granite world globe, floating above a pentagon-shaped base that is etched with the five branches of the Armed Services.”

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Halloween at the McCormicks

Harry Potter and friends awaiting nightfall to go trick-or-treating. Some of them scarcely noticed the dementor.

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Halloween at home

Sandy’s mantlepiece

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Erin, rugby

Erin at the annual alumnae game, University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, Virginia

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A visit to Dad’s

Columbus Day Weekend, early October 2018 Almost all photos by Elspeth ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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Pittsburgh-Cumberland bike ride

As I was sick, I missed this week’s 4-day bike adventure on the Great Allegheny Passage, but my friends are having a wet and wild time:

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Butterfly at Willowmere Park, Sept 20th

Been seeing a few of these at home lately. The camera produced something a bit too yellow — I think the true color was a bit more brownish.

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Trespassers still

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