Wednesday, January 26, 2022


The anniversary of our first date! Who knew on that epic first date like... decades ago when we walked across the Brooklyn Bridge and hung out all day eating in three-four different places that we'd still be celebrating all these years later. We usually do a long walk, but we're both on deadline and the day threw us some surprises, so we went for a "Downton" before dinner in the backyard instead. (Nu grabbed a couple of pictures of us!) 

I think I used to write about those early days long, long ago. In other news, I miss NYC.  

In very serious news, which I've shoved to the back of my consciousness in order to function, my sister texted to say my mom has just tested positive for Covid (but not my dad... yet). Dreading the next few days.


Nicole MacPherson said...

Oh no, I'm sorry to hear about your mom. I hope her symptoms are few and she recovers quickly.

Happy anniversary!

maya said...

Thank you, Nicole (2). No one is picking up the phone back home :/.

Elisabeth said...

So sorry to hear about your Mom.

And Happy Anniversary. I've never lived in NYC...but miss it. It has been years since we've last been and I'm itching to get back.

Stay safe and hope your family makes a speedy recovery.

maya said...

Thank you, Elisabeth. Yes, NYC is welcoming no matter where we're from. I haven't been back in ages either.

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