The weekend

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~ by deveil on MarchUTCb000000pmSun, 18 Mar 2007 14:21:39 +000007 19, 2007.

9 Responses to “The weekend”

  1. Those are some great photos to go along with a great post. Sounds like you had a very nice “Green Beer Day”.

    Enjoy the rest of your Sunday! 🙂

  2. Wow, breakie in bed! So romantic! 🙂

    Sounds like you had an awesome St. Patty’s Day! Enjoy your nap 🙂

  3. Looks like a nice weekend. Wish I had some of that out here. It must be nice getting together with friends on the weekend even if its for a few hours, for talk, dinner, or whatever. Enjoyed chatting with you and Mike this evening. Tell Mike all I can say is “I get the top.”

  4. another sweet and thoughtful post;
    lucky guy to have breakfast in bed like that!

  5. Sounds like a nice weekend.

  6. Great photos, as usual. Good to hear you went back to running so quickly after the big race. Keep up the good work, and bravo to being served breakfast in bed. Sounds like Mike treats you like the good guy you are!

  7. I will have to try the tomato and egg sandwich!
    Yum!

  8. Looks like you had yourselves a great time!
    Breakfast in bed is always nice, until you realize that that one piece from the toasted sandwich that was unknowingly dropped keeps showing up under the blankets in the weirdest places for at least the next few days. 😉

    Hope your week goes well!

  9. Tomato and egg sandwiches ROCK!! Glad you had a fun time, the pics are great!

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