Monthly Archives: June 2007
Who would’ve thought that we’d need to turn on the heat with summer in full swing? Well, ok, we did not exactly need it, but Natasha felt chilly in the house and rightly figured that the date on the calendar should not be used as a general guidance of which season it is… Small wonder,
Do you know the most common form of greeting an acquaintance in England? It’s Are you alright? On the surface, it is just another way of saying How are you? But to a person who is not familiar with its widespread use, it may have a connotation of expressed concern about one’s well-being. It is
We are back from our trip to Amsterdam, and I am happy to report that it was another resounding success. We have not been to Amsterdam before, and the city duly impressed us. It is certainly unique, having been built on the expansive network of man-made canals. It is certainly vibrant. It is also peaceful.