[LMB] Happy Birthday to Gretchen Wright!

Gretchen Wright gretchen.m.wright at gmail.com
Fri Jun 15 00:19:50 BST 2018


Thank you so very very much! I’ve been avoiding the list until I finished
reading Vashnoi, which I made myself wait till Tuesday to start.

That was a very lovely tour. Sorry if I already asked this, does anyone
else think of Budapest when reading descriptions of Vorbarr Santana?

Gretchen

On Tue, Jun 12, 2018 at 7:26 AM <adkinslawfirm at mindspring.com> wrote:

> In celebration of this auspicious natal anniversary, you're going on an
> architectural tour of Vorbarr Sultana with none other than Professor
> Vorthys as your guide.  A walk at your preferred pace around many
> historical and improbable landmarks, such as public fountains, about which
> the professor's almost as snarky as his charming spouse, from whom he
> picked up many tidbits about the donors.
>
> Y'all take a break in the caravanserai at a most agreeable café, where the
> desserts are almost as improbable as the buildings and fountains you've
> been enjoying. In the afternoon, there's a cruise on the river, where you
> may enjoy cooling breezes, details of engineering projects along the river,
> or naps.  The Professor is a restful and entertaining companion.  Your day
> culminates with a Vorthys family dinner on the river, provided by Kosti
> Katering.  You enjoy meeting the Vorthys children and savoring the wonder
> of the grandchildren at the fireworks overhead.  The Professor's wonder is
> even more childlike, as his wife watches him fondly.  The wonder never
> grows old.
>
> I hope you enjoy your special day.
>
> Jerrie
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