Archive for November, 2006

The Bride & Groom Cutting the Cake

The Bride & Groom Cutting the Cake

And here’s the part of the reception that everyone loves: the cake cutting!

It was a wonderful wedding and reception (and the early reception the evening before was so moving, there were almost no dry eyes in the room.)

I took a total of 288 photos of the weekend event. You are welcome to go view them and make prints for yourself. (Here’s the link) Those of you who have PhotoShop capabilities, I have left them as hi-res photos so you can have more freedom to work with them.

Those of you who are not graphics folks, these are digital pictures than can be made into larger prints for framing too.



November 28, 2006 at 5:58 pm 1 comment

Mr. & Mrs. Cope as They Were Pronounced Husband & Wife

Mr. & Mrs. Cope as They Were Pronounced Husband & Wife

What can I say? They are a beautiful couple.

This was the moment that they were first introduced as husband and wife.

November 28, 2006 at 5:50 pm Leave a comment

Adima Cope and Roshini Nibbs the Day Before Their Wedding

Adima Cope and Roshini Nibbs the Day Before Their Wedding

As I wrote a couple of posts ago, I went to Miami to attend the wedding of some good friends, Roshini & Adima.

They did a very cool thing and got married on a cruise ship. (That means that we all got on the ship to attend the wedding and reception, then we had to get off for them to go on a two-week honeymoon cruise.)

Here’s the happy couple at the hotel the day before they got married.

November 28, 2006 at 5:45 pm 1 comment

Back to Work

Well, tomorrow I have to go back to work after a week off for Thanksgiving. I have to say, it was a much-needed break. And to share the enjoyment, here are some quotes about time off:

“There is no pleasure in having nothing to do; the fun is in having lots to do and not doing it.” ~~ Mary Wilson Little

“Hard work never killed anybody, but why take a chance?” ~~ Edgar Bergen

“No man needs a vacation so much as the man who has just had one.” ~~ Elbert Hubbard

Have a great day!  🙂

November 26, 2006 at 3:46 pm Leave a comment

Time to Blog

Blogging is addictive. If you don’t believe me, check out this video…  😉

November 13, 2006 at 4:32 pm Leave a comment

I’m Heading South

Just a quick post to say that I’ll be out of town for several days and won’t be near a computer. I’m headed to Miami to attend the wedding of a good friend, Roshini.  Of course, I’ll post photos and a recap when I get back.

Have a great weekend!  🙂

November 9, 2006 at 7:24 pm Leave a comment

Thoughts for Election Day

I have the unfortunate luck to live in one of those highly critical states where the political ads, door-knockers with brochures and recorded phone messages have been driving everyone crazy for weeks.  I for one, will be happy when the election is over. This is just disgusting.

To try to bring some levity to the day, here are some great political and election-related quotes.  🙂

“Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.” ~~ Douglas Adams

“Too bad the only people who know how to run the country are busy driving cabs and cutting hair.” ~~ George Burns

“I think the world is run by ‘C’ students.” ~~ Al McGuire

“An honest politician is one who, when he is bought, will stay bought.” ~~ Simon Cameron

“Sure there are dishonest men in local government. But there are dishonest men in national government too.” ~~ Richard M. Nixon

“In politics, absurdity is not a handicap.” ~~ Napoleon Bonaparte

“The great thing about democracy is that it gives every voter a chance to do something stupid.” ~~ Art Spander

“The problem with political jokes is they get elected.” ~~ Henry Cate VII

“Our great democracies still tend to think that a stupid man is more likely to be honest than a clever man.” ~~ Bertrand Russell

“Under capitalism, man exploits man. Under communism, it’s just the opposite.” ~~ John Kenneth Galbraith

“Now and then an innocent man is sent to the legislature.” ~~ Kin Hubbard

“Oh, I don’t blame Congress. If I had $600 billion at my disposal, I’d be irresponsible, too.” ~~ Lichty and Wagner

“Nothing can so alienate a voter from the political system as backing a winning candidate.” ~~ Mark B. Cohen

“In our civilization, and under our republican form of government, intelligence is so highly honored that it is rewarded by exemption from the cares of office.” ~~ Ambrose Bierce

“When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer ‘Present’ or ‘Not guilty.'” ~~ Theodore Roosevelt

November 7, 2006 at 4:56 pm Leave a comment

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