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365 Photography Project_4th_October Post

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!
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Tuesday October 1, 2013_September books I read & vids we watched. Lauren had a couple Sedaris books I had not yet read so, I did, enjoying them both as much as she did. She also asked me to read the Cameron book, a Young Reader book, and I enjoyed it also very much. Neuromancer, considered one of best hardcore science fiction books, was a difficult read, but I persevered and, as with so many things, it was well worth the effort.
The 2 Great Courses vids, Theories of Human Development and How Conversation Works, Lauren and I enjoyed them and will undoubtedly watch them again.
October01_2013_Tuesday_September reads

Friday October 4, 2013_Santa Cruz antique store_Cindy and I went to get the kids to bring them home for the weekend and, on the way out of Santa Cruz, we stopped off at a couple of antique stores, this one specializing in Asian items, from huge furniture pieces to tiny netsuke.
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Saturday October 6, 2013_Sign_I was somewhere with Lauren when I saw this sign which I think looks really cool, found art of a sort.
October06_2013_Saturday_sign

Monday October 14, 2013_My walkway
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Monday October 28, 2013_Antiquing again_This time Cindy's looking for a lamp so, we hit antique row here in San Jose, a small section of West San Carlos. One of the things I love most about antique stores is the odd juxtapositioning of items, especially during the holidays. We were almost done when I thought to take a few photographs.
A jaunty skeleton and a fair maiden.
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It was the little rabbit that caught my eye. I couldn't help but wonder where his partner was w2ho, I have to imagine, was black :)
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I may have to go back for that wee white deer to add to my little collection of Christmas candles :) Layers on layers on layers!!!
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film102
Nov. 1st, 2013 12:02 am (UTC)
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I still have my pilgrim candles just like the ones in one of your photos. i always forget to take them out or don't decorate for Thanksgiving.

M Lyn

If they have more than one buy one for me and I'll send payment or do it before you buy or tell me where I can get it. Please.

Did they have the little singers and a street lamp. the head on mine is broken and I have no idea how to repair. I love my 40 year old candles, still. I have Christmas and Thanksgiving and use them every year. Never burned them.

M Lyn

Edited at 2013-11-01 12:05 am (UTC)
gaeln
Nov. 2nd, 2013 05:48 pm (UTC)
there's three pilgrims in the photo, one male and two females. Would you want all three?I don't know about a singer or street lamp. Are they for Christmas. I can certainly look. I'm supposed to go back to that store within a week or two so, I'd be happy to get one or three of the pilgrims for you and see if I can find the others. In fact, I can photos because this particular vender has a ton of candles.. We can deal with cost and how to get them to you once I actually have them.
film102
Nov. 2nd, 2013 10:21 pm (UTC)
I'm interested in the Christmas candles. I have the pilgrims and forget to use them. It's the Christmas candles and I'd love it if you can take pictures. I'll send pics of what I have already.

M Lyn
gaeln
Nov. 5th, 2013 10:23 pm (UTC)
Sure I can take pictures, we go back sometime this week or early next. I'll email the photos as soon as I have them :)
film102
Nov. 5th, 2013 11:07 pm (UTC)
Oh, and prices. CAn you believe 15 cents?

Thanks so much and looking forward to your trip there. Wish I could go to the place with you sometime. Sounds great.

M Lyn
gaeln
Nov. 7th, 2013 01:38 am (UTC)
wish you could too :) I'll let you know once we've gone.
ashmedai
Nov. 1st, 2013 03:22 am (UTC)
Happy Halloween! :)

Man, I'd love to go browsing in that antique shop.
gaeln
Nov. 1st, 2013 03:56 pm (UTC)
Thank you!!

And you know, that was just one section, there were several other rooms. I actually started to get a headache from all the looking :)
spike7451
Nov. 2nd, 2013 12:14 pm (UTC)
Antique stores, one of my most favourite places. :)

Your walkway is pretty.

Great pics once again.
gaeln
Nov. 2nd, 2013 05:34 pm (UTC)
*agrees*

Thank you!! I love changing it up somewhat every year :)

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