CharlieMC (charliemc) wrote,

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Happy Weekend!

Funny, but being in the hospital this past week really made me appreciate HOME even more than ever -- and mind you, I always love home! But I guess being away from home quickly reminds me just how happy I am to have my home, by which I mean my sister Marilyn, my cats and our house (plus everything inside it).

Anyway, we did work Saturday -- but we were both glad to have done that (as I mentioned before). We love the work we do, so no matter how hard it is, we can remain positive about it. We put in a lot of hours all year round, but we know we're lucky to have these jobs, doing something we believe in so much.

And what a BLAST to go to the show last night! It's been ages since we saw a movie in a theater, and we really loved our choice.

Today we took a short ride up the Columbia River Gorge, something we always enjoy. And we slept and lazed around -- and I read my Kindle. In fact, while driving up the Gorge I downloaded "The Rite: The Making of a Modern Exorcist," which is the book the movie "The Rite" is based on. How cool is it that as we were driving along I could just use my Kindle to DL the book? Then I read it out loud as we took our drive. Cool. We're both enjoying the book, by the way!

I'm going in to the office tomorrow, which isn't normal for me -- but necessary this week, I think. I made some changes to several computers in the office and there may be some drama, so I need to be there.

Anyway, I'm sure we'll be heading to bed soon. It's been a good day -- and a happy weekend!

Tags: 2011, books, columbia-river-gorge, festival, home, kindle, marilyn, movie, reading, weekend, work

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