l to r, Medea, Katie, Ian, Penny
My oldest grandson,Ian, and his wife, Medea, along with Medea's friend Katie and mom, Penny, and yrs truly took refuge yesterday afternoon in a bar on Clark street to stay out of the wind. My original (very old, full of charm) hotel left lots to be desired as a place to gather--mainly space. So later, during Thanksgiving dinner at the Chicago Firehouse (used to be an actual firehouse but now a restaurant), Penny got on the phone and found a nice roomy place downtown:
This is the view from my room of the harbor at sunrise with the Adler Planetarium in the distance. you can't see the sun--my pager camera is feeble indeed--but it was quite lovely.