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Dec 21, 2006 - Ardez.... Journey's End.

Six hours on the train brought us to into the Alps, to the doorstep of Tina's home. We stepped off the little red car into a silent night. The ancient tower was lit up above Ardez, like a beckon guiding us into port. Snow crunched under our feet, the way was steep up icy paths, through cobbled ways in the tiny village. My love had not been home for three years. I could feel her excitement. The window ceil of her house burned an angel candle, Mama's greeting. The doorbell, the widow flung open above, anticipation, love, warmth, homecoming....

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Sep 6, 2001 - It all started with Kevin on his knee on a Swiss Summit!

Well back in Sept. of 2000, we climbed this mountain called Piz Buin near Tina's village in the Eastern Alps of Switzerland. What she didn't know about was the surprise I was carrying in my pocket! As you know, she said "Yes", and this wild goose-chase for a Visa for Tina, a college degree for me, and life together began. Here we are almost four years later, and the Visa is in hand, I'm three years into the degree, and the wedding is planned for May 29th, 2004. We want to say "Thank You" to all our friends and family who supported us along...

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