It's about time–-in more ways than one. I've been threatening my friends with a "blog from Luxor, Egypt" for a long time now–-and here it is!
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
An Egret in the Garden
Just after lunch today, as I was returning to the library from my room, I was privileged to be able to watch an egret in our garden. He stayed for quite some time and I was able to capture some still photos as well as videos. I'm still editing the videos, but here are a couple of of the stills:
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...