Today, June 21st, was the longest day of the year. Here in Amsterdam it did not get fully dark until after 11pm. Coming from Sydney I am not used to such things and it is taking a bit of getting used to. The long days are not good for sleeping, how can I go to bed when it is still ...more»
Kip and I were watching Revenge of the Sith the other night and she came to a startling conclusion. It is her suspicion that Palpatine is Anakin’s father.
1) Anakin was “spawned by the midichlorians”.
2) Palpatine can use the Dark Side to influence the midichlorians to “create life”.
3) Profit I have corrected this theory and posted it at Pinkjoint: Anakin's Father. ...more»
Here in Amsterdam, it is Summer. In Sydney it is Winter. In Amsterdam the temperature is 11 ...more»
The first thing that I noticed, on descent into London, was a rich brown haze as far as the eye could see. The second thing that I noticed was that the queue for passport control was over 45 minutes long. 45 minutes later I learned why as I was grilled for 3 minutes by the passport lady who was trying ...more»
Henk and Bea arrived on the Friday night before Koninginnedag to bring over our suitcases and bikes, so that we were almost moved in. We cooked them a tasty curry in return. Michel called us and invited us out for a quiet drink, so Henk and Bea were pleased to join us. We caught the tram into the Centrum and ...more»