Monthly Archives: November 2011

A Taste Of Morocco

Wednesday, November 23, 2011   This morning’s gray skies have given way to patches of blue, but there is still a threat of rain in the forecast.  Tomorrow we are supposed to begin a stretch of sunny days.  That would … Continue reading

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Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head!

Tuesday, November 22, 2011   We are currently enjoying – and enjoying is being said sarcastically – what the natives here call la gota fría. Literally it means the cold drop and it refers to that time of the year … Continue reading

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A Super Sunday!

Monday, November 21, 2011   It is a dreary Monday morning and rain is once again in the forecast.  We awoke to the news that the Partido Popular thoroughly drubbed the Partido Socialista Obrero Español and obtained the largest majority … Continue reading

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A Sloppy Saturday!

Sunday, November 20, 2011   It rained heavily last night, but this morning’s sky is dotted with patches of blue.  It is supposed to be a rainy week, but they promise that skies will clear towards the end of the … Continue reading

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Eek! A Mouse!

Saturday, November 19, 2011   Today is Saturday and it is the day before national elections.  It is called a day of reflection and no campaigning of any kind is permitted.  It is a foregone conclusion that the Partido Popular, … Continue reading

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We’re Back!!!!!!!!!!!

November 17, 2011   It is a little after 8:30 in the evening as I sit down at the computer to write this first blog entry.  We left Los Angeles at 7:20 PM on Wednesday headed for Zurich.  It was … Continue reading

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