Photo album Review Of My Year 2006

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Boxing Day on the Niederhorn: beats the crush of the sales at Marks & Spencer…

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The mist has been hovering over the lake all morning, so I waitied until lunchtime and then motivated myself to hike up the big hill next to my office. There’s a viewing point a little way through the forest, which I’ve been meaning to visit for ages. I’m glad I made the effort, as you […]

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The Place

This is where I asked Jo to marry me; down on one knee before this bench at the small park of Wallrain behind the castle in Spiez, on the shores of Lake Thun.

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Yes

Yesterday evening, Jo agreed to be my wife. I am both the luckiest and happiest man alive. (For eligibility to «The Red Makes It» group, check the third finger of Jo’s left hand :-) )

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Family

Photo by Fr. Peter. Click on "All Sizes" (above the photo) to download the 6-megapixel original version.

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Don’t Look Down

A drop of at least two and a half thousand feet just to our right. People at the bottom would have looked like ants, if we’d been able to see them.

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This Is Me

The painting on the wall behind me is this one by my talented and hot girlfriend Jo. Photo specifically taken for the Switzerland group.

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Move Any Mountain

I Walk so Tall Ascending I Stand so High Earth Below me Revolving Above the Sky I Feel no Fear To be here is oh so fine Shining Brightly Like Sunlight Inside my Mind Put detailed thought into every desire Believe in yourself you know what you’ll find There is no "can’t" in a trouble-free […]

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This is my church This is where I heal my hurts It’s a natural grace Of watching young life shape It’s in minor keys Solutions and remedies Enemies becoming friends When bitterness ends This is my church This is where I heal my hurts For tonight God is a DJ

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1st August in Interlaken

Though you can’t really see it in this photo, these twin fireworks were red, with a white cross exploding from the middle (in an echo of the Swiss flag).

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One of a stream of lightning shots from last night, taken on a tripod from our bedroom window. Flashes were illuminating the room every few seconds and keeping us awake, so we stuck our heads out of the window and made the best of the bad weather. Best viewed large on black.

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With Us In Spirit

… gms, who was the only person at today’s flickr meet-up in Basel who got on the table to take pictures :-)

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