Catching up with Spring

Trip Start Apr 09, 2006
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Trip End Jun 09, 2007


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Saturday, April 15, 2006

I've finally made it far enough North to catch Spring in full bloom. Boston had a freak 75 degree day yesterday and the area around MIT and the Charles were filled with blooms.

I arrived in Boston & jumped on the T to meet Kristina at work. Kristina, who I have probably already referred to as KMart, is a friend from Atlanta who moved home to Boston a few years ago to become Director of Aquatics (or some such title) at MIT. She gave me a quick tour of MITs athletic facilities and I must say they ROCK. Seriously massive. It's quite a change from being a CRM consultant at Deloitte and the change suits her well. She seems very happy.

KMart had a baby in December and this was my first chance to meet Katie, or KMart Jr. At the risk of offending many, I must pronounce Junior to be the cutest baby alive. She'll be the biggest hit at Easter if mom can somehow prevent the poop explosion from ruining the Easter dress.

After a quick stay, Kristina passed me off to Chris & we headed north to Manchester for the weekend...
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kmart
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Happy Travels Rodney!
It was great to see Rodney in Boston on one of his final days prior to leaving the US for his mega-trip. I must say I was very impressed with his packing. I verified that the early post showing the contents of his bags were indeed the contents of his bags...no sneaking in anything extra.

Katie took to Rodney immediately. What a way he has with kids!

I'm happy to note that some of Maggie's dog hair will probably accompany Rodney on his trip.

Safe travels Rodney, I can't wait to keep reading!

manchvegas
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Bon Voyage!
Yes, it was nice to be part of the 'send off party'
I shall see you on the Trans-Mongolian.......If I can finagle it!

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