— Ben Huberman, The Daily Post
Self’s son was married 14 October this year, in Albuquerque.
She nearly didn’t get to attend because the northern California wildfires grounded her United Airlines flight to Albuquerque from SF, two days in a row.
She finally flew to LAX, then got an American Airlines flight to Albuquerque. She arrived on the next-to-the-last day of the Hot Air Balloon Festival.
If she’d only managed to wake up at dawn, she’d have caught hundreds of balloons in the air, clearly visible from her hotel rooftop.
But she was exhausted. She was still able to catch a few stragglers:
Stay tuned, dear blog readers. Stay tuned.