It's hard to believe that I am in my twelfth season of living and working in Luxor for six months of the year. And in May of 2015 this blog turned eight! I can only hope that I will have the good fortune to return to Egypt for many years to come.
Thursday, November 08, 2012
Here's the latest photo of our new kitten Beau. He's resting up to get ready for his day of work as "el bowwab soghiyar" (the little gateman) at the front gate. He's much beloved by the "big" gatemen and they miss him when he's not there.
A native Californian (yes, they do exist!) who has landed a dream retirement job as Librarian for the library at Chicago House (The Epigraphic Survey of The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago) in Luxor, Egypt...