by the sea

Monday, August 14, 2006

We also thank Bethany and Phillipe and Harrison and Chris and Lisa and all our many cousins and Azita and...


Sunday, August 13, 2006

We Thank Lucas

for being (for that we also thank his parents, their parents and so on)

Dear Babka and GP,

Thank you for the Poteen poster, it's hanging in the perfect spot.

Saturday, August 12, 2006

Muchos Gracias

A Nuestros Tios
(who have always been very generous, know the lyrics to all the songs, and can get you on the road to almost anywhere)

Y A Nuestra Prima TambiƩn
(Who we met going West and East placing her in extremely rarified company)

Friday, August 11, 2006

The Thanking of the People Continues With...

the thanking of the mom without whom the East Coast leg of this trip would not have been possible.

Thursday, August 10, 2006


We thank the Prischmann's for their generous hospitality, delicious meals and conversation in the Land of Lakes. We'd also like to thank their neighbor Mike for letting us use his air conditioned lakeside bachelor pad, swinging!

This is with a BIG Thank You to Conor for taking care of our cat and home for a big portion of the trip.

This Person is Thanked as Well...

Though we did not catch his true name, his portrayal of John Sheilds was sublime (please disregard the folding chairs and pickup truck, oh and also the soda pop) - Pompey's Pillar, MT

Wednesday, August 09, 2006


...and to Eliz for taking time out of her busy day to turn us on to hemp seed scramble and the merits of sauceless cuisine - Eugene, OR

Tuesday, August 08, 2006

We Give Thanks and Praise to...

Jeane and Wally who opened up their home, fed us well and sent us off with delicious Oregon treats (that homemade catsup was tops!)

and a Big Thank You...

to Tricia and Noah for making their home ours for two long weekends, and for many more things which shall rename opatamus

We'd Also Like to Thank...

Georgia May (and her bridal party pictured here) for sharing her big day with us - On Clear Creek, Idaho

and Darlene, Debbie and Honey for inviting us in out of the rain and for sharing their wine & song - On Wallowa Lake, Oregon