Simone and Jeremy go to Europe

November 17-26, 2006

Diary of the Trip

Day One- In Richmond with the Wetherfield-Schlesingers

 

Alison takes us to the Bed & Breakfast through the Secret Garden

 

Playing Spite & Malice with Ben, Noah and Alison

 

Dan and Ben Schelsinger

 

Day Two- In Liphook with Nick and Tracey Hancock

 

Tracey and Jamie Hancock

 

Boris Karloff's house in the haunted village

 

Nick Hancock on an English country road

 

With Jamie and Emily Hancock in The Three Horseshoes country pub

 

Days Three, Four and Five-London

 

Diamonds are a girl's best friend

 

Conferring in the Bank of England Museum

 

Fox and Pitt square off in the Bank of England Museum

 

Queen's Horse Guards

 

Simone and Miles Halford at the National Theater

 

Great Aunt Irene and Cousin George Godar

 

Our cousins the Lamberts and the Godars

 

Our cousins, the Lamberts

 

Minding the gap

 

Shocked by concept art at the Sigmund Freud Museum

 

St. James Park at dusk

 

With Florence, Sarah Halford's daughter

With Miles Halford outside the Tate

 

With Rosemary Halford outside the Tate

 

Day Six- Cambridge

 

Platform 9 3/4 at King's Cross

 

Respect for Authority at the Trinity College Great Court

(Simone was actually looking to recreate this picture of Debby visiting me in Cambridge 23 years ago)

 

The Trinity Hall (my college) Medieval Library

 

With Karen at the St. John's Bridge of Sighs

 

With Karen on the Sir Isaac Newton-designed Queen's College Mathematical Bridge

 

Day Six- Thanksgiving with the Halfords

 

A wonderful Thanksgiving dinner at the Halfords (with cousins Nick Lambert and Sarah Godar)

 

Rosemary dishes out the delicious stuffing

 

Days Seven and Eight- Paris

 

Scrambling to the hotel on the Ile St. Louis from Cite in the rain

 

Simone on the Seine

 

Purse shopping on the Champs Elysee

 

With Nischa

 

In the mirrored elevator