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12
Jan

1/12/2009

Dear Family & Friends: During the darkest days of World War II, King George VI came to the microphone of the BBC to deliver the annual Christmas message to the British Commonwealth. He spoke these eloquent and immortal words: And I said to the man who stood at the gate of the year: “Give me […]

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Jul

7/31/08

Dear Family & Friends: I hope you are all having a great summer. We are. I posted a few photos on my website from our 2008 Everest trip. After returning from Nepal in mid-April, I rested a month. Ollie and I are now back to full time training for 2009. Early next year, I will […]

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Apr

4/28/2008

Costa Mesa, California April 28, 2008 Family and Friends: I have been home now for almost one week, and I am feeling really well. Our trip started as a trek to Everest Base Camp for my daughters–Lori and Amy–and a climb of Mt. Everest for me. This was to be a reprise of my 2007 […]

19
Apr

4/19/2008

Kathmandu April 20, 2008 Today, we begin our journey home. The last few days have been eventful and fun. On Friday night, April 18, Ang Shering and Mohan from Asian Trekking hosted Lori, Amy, Puchhanga and I to a wonderful dinner at Kilroy’s restaurant in Thamel. What a great host Asian Trekking has been during […]