Monday, May 30, 2011
another part of the family reunion of 1959...paying special "tribute" to my uncle(top row,second from the right) Msgr James "diamond JIM" GANNON,who was my uncle,advisor,athletic director at PREP,WW2 marine chaplain HERO, and MY FRIEND...who, along with my high school wrestling coach at PREP(Rev.ThomasC. "PUNCHY" Geddes) were the 2 persons who REALLY "beleived in ME"....those 2 people are the REAL HEROES of MY world.....RIP - JIM and "PUNCHY"...
Saturday, May 28, 2011
an unforgetable "sight".an interesting note to this is that upon returning to the USA via "cab" to the Paris airport;my cabdriver(from CAMBODIA) is telling me that he NEVER (as he is SPEEDING thru the streets of Paris to get me back on time) has an "accident" BUT when HE DOES,IT'S A BIG ONE..WOW..