Distance

Prepping for a work-trip to DC: not looking forward to being away from family and home for the better part of a week, but looking forward to a bit of distance from the incessant drum-beat of work phone and work email that might actually facilitate some productive time sandwiched around meetings and presentations…

A New Hope

We watched the first half of Star Wars IV yesterday with Li yesterday afternoon for the first time; she loves it.

We’ve started: We watched the first half of Star Wars IV yesterday with Li for the first time. The Millenium Falcon just got pulled into the Death Star after coming out of light speed only to find that Alderaan had been obliterated by the Empire. I’d forgotten how bad the movie is: bad acting, bad dialog, bad effects, and unfortunately we’re watching the version that Mr. Lucas “added” stuff to. I’d also forgotten how many iconic dialog lines came out of this first movie, too. Li loves it…