1. I've been helping my mom and Gloria. Today I finished writing and sent out a letter inviting any family who'd like to to make a memorial contribution in John Baugh's name. And wouldn't you know it . . . soon after I finished writing and sent the letter out, Mom called to find out if I'd finished my "assignment" yet. I was so relieved I had finished it and didn't have to face the disappointment of MIWW :).
2. I watched disc 2 of "Godfather, Part II" while working on some mindless tasks at my desk. Most of all, I wanted to watch again the testimony of Frankie Pentangeli in front of the congressional committee investigating Michael Corleone family, and its aftermath. Who is my favorite supporting actor in "Godfather, Part II"? Michael V. Gazzo (although I also really admire the brief work of Joe Spinell as Willie Cici). Here's Frankie:
3. On the phone, Mom (MIWW) told me she really liked this picture of Grandma Deke smiling upon Molly and Olivia. Mom had it printed and will frame it: