Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Wordless (Almost) Wednesday ~ Windows on the World Matchbox

New York World Trade Center, Windows on the World Matchbox. 
c. 1999 or earlier 

My mom (1933-2010) traveled frequently to New York for business and I recall her sharing with me that she had lunch at the World Trade Center. Mom used to collect matchbooks where ever she traveled to . . .  after she passed, I was going thru the basket of matchbooks, I found this very special treasure that I now have safely stored in an archival box.

We will forever remember that day and all those who lost their lives to the 9-11 terrorist attack and lives that have since been lost from the effects of that attack . . . never forget.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Wordless Wednesday ~ Oma and the twins ~

This is my maternal Oma, Liselotte Haf née Kaiser~Saule
born ~ 19 Dec 1913 in Zurich, Switzerland
died ~ 05 April 2010 in Augsburg, Germany . . . holding my twin uncles,
Helmut Haf  ~ 1940 ~ 1994 and Adalbert  Haf  ~1940 ~ 2004