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Wednesday, October 30, 2019

More Autumn Pictures

 

 



Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Monday, October 21, 2019

Afternoon Bach Cantata at the University

Last Thursday's was the second performance for the semester. The first took place in one of the theaters, and although the seats were more comfortable I like the informality of this one's lobby setting which is what I'm used to.


Sunday, October 13, 2019

The pond this week

Nice lighting on my Wednesday morning walk:


A Great Blue Heron visited. Their visits to the pond are rare which surprises me because when I was fishing a lot in the Potomac River and other waters in the area I would usually see at least one of these impressive birds.

Monday, October 7, 2019

Beach pictures from last week

Early Friday morning was cloudy:




Things cleared up in the afternoon:

October days at the Addy Sea

For years I wondered about the name of this Bethany Beach bed and breakfast. When Pam and I first stayed there, I learned that the house was originally a family beach house owned by the Addy family, but the name still seemed odd. For a variety of circumstances it dawned on me when we were there last week that the name could be a pun on the Odyssey, but I don't know if that's correct. Whatever the origin of the name, we always enjoy our visits.

 
In addition to a big spread for breakfast, the Addy Sea offers an afternoon tea. Pam took this picture of Friday's dessert to go with the tea: