I flew into LAX Saturday evening, 12/18, and crashed at Rick's new home in Torrance.
Gnarly Rick and Gnarly Bill.
Shhhh - or Clare will kill me. :)
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OK, gathering at Magic Mountain late Sunday afternoon.
Grandkids arriving with CA grandparents.
Grandkids greet Grandpa & Sity from MN.
[The rain would continue for several days.]
Due to the rain the Park and even the Tower were closed.
NTW, we gathered in the Moose Lodge.
Lou and Clare are about to enter.
Lou thinks it's someone else's surprise party - but eventually he figured it out! ... [Like on Monday!]
[Existing light photos didn't turn out so great.]
[I should have been using flash.]
The Piano Man came.
Watching video of Lou y Clare's family.
This lady handled this event as well as Clare's wedding.
[OK - flash at last.]
Big Lou and Lou, by chance, always dress alike!
Four of the six brothers.
Marie helping out Grandpa.
"I'll get you for this!" :)
Happy 40th dear.