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Seattle Thursday: The Home for Wayward Girls

Thursday Anne and I had a little bit of time together before she had to take me to the airport. She wanted to visit the Home for Wayward girls, where her mother Lillian had stayed when she first came to … Continue reading

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Seattle Wednesday: All Tom Douglas All the Time

Wednesday I had lunch alone at Dahlia Lounge, a Tom Douglas restaurant that has been around for 20 years. They are heavy on the fresh and organic with a light Asian influence. Their bread comes from their own bakery next-door, … Continue reading

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Seattle: Tuesday Night with Justin

Justin and I decided to try an Ethiopian place called Assimba, partly because I’d spent all day studying Lucy, partly because an Ethiopian cabbie reccomended it, but also because we had both had good experiences with Ehiopian food in San … Continue reading

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Seattle Tuesday: One Busy Day

I had an agenda for Tuesday, and we not only accomplished it, we outdid ourselves! We started off with a trip to Top Pot donuts. Roadfood had swooned over their peanut donuts. I couldn’t wait. When the girl at the … Continue reading

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Seattle Monday: More Pikety Pike Pike

I was staring out the window, and I asked Eartha if she might want to go up in the Space Needle. She pointed out that we were looking down at the Space Needle and therefore had a better view anyways. … Continue reading

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Seattle Saturday cont.: Pike Pike Pike

We met up with Anne and Ed and pushed our way upstream to Beecher’s where I ordered a grilled cheese sandwich with crab and a small mac and cheese. The mac and cheese was amazing — as always, with a … Continue reading

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Seattle Saturday: Instant Auntie

I got an urgent call Saturday to fly to Seattle. I reserved a hotel near the hospital and headed to the airport. After a visit to the Medical Center, we had a late dinner at the little hospital take-out. We … Continue reading

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