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Happy Birthday

So my friend and colleague Harald asked, “I’m having my 60th birthday. Will you come to my party?” He’s much older than me, really! (wink)

I replied without hesitation and some enthusiasm, “Sure, I’d love to.”

“Great!” he continued, “It will be in September… in Norway.”

I believe that this is/was one of the best set up lines…ever! So here I am in Norway, never having planned to visit, but somewhere thinking it was on the list somewhere below the 50% point that I would visit. I’m not even in a known town. You can’t call it a town even. The entering and leaving message is on the same board. It saved money/firewood I guess. That’s Harald, the big Viking. He did eventually marry Hiromi. The blonde is Kristina who’s related to another rather famous neurosurgeon. Harald has been a true friend and I wish him the best.

One response

  1. Nice location albeit a bit far. A place I would have went too.

    September 1, 2012 at 7:47 am

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