Two big bits of news from Andrew and family: Laura passed her citizenship interview and is scheduled to be sworn in in early November! Next day, Isabella started 1st grade. Wow, where has the time gone?

These late summer wildflowers are called Snow-on-the-Prairie. The showy part isn’t even the flower; the tiny flowers are hidden inside.

On TV last night there was an hour-long documentary about Kent Brantly, the doctor who contracted eblola and was transfered back to the US. Very interesting story. Speaking of Ebola, the folks at the CDC have contacted us to use the Ethnologue maps of West Africa to track the spread of the disease. The Ethnologue isn’t just for linguists it seems!

Speaking of doctors, a few days ago you saw Gary’s face with bandaids. One was just a wart, the other was another precancer which he has scheduled to have further burned or frozen off in a couple weeks.


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