Monthly Archives: May 2011

Guitar Magnet

Have any of the rest of you noticed the magnetic pull of a guitar in the hands of a guy?  It is amazing and never fails.  I’ve been researching this since the mid-1970’s and it is timeless. We had been … Continue reading

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Headed to Rome

Well…all efforts by many to contact those in high places to get an extension to our 90 day tourist visa stamp have been to no avail.  The answer is always the same…no extension will be given, we must leave the … Continue reading

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Sons!!

We had fun at the market today getting a few needed things for Vanya on this beautiful sunny day.  None of them had sunglasses so we had a blast picking out their favorites for the trip home.  These are two … Continue reading

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God WON!! 4 New Longs!!

God fought looooong and hard to free these 4 amazing young people but today He won the biggest battle of the war.  Our court went well and the adoption of all four was granted. Meet the newest Long’s… Nicole Xenya, … Continue reading

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Court at 11

Our court is scheduled for 11 am today.  That could be delayed waiting for the document required from the SDA but we are assured it will happen today.  And that all will be fine and we’ll be in the final … Continue reading

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Tomorrow…

Our court is tomorrow and as far as we know all is in order.  We will learn the time later today. There is a sense of all having been accomplished here.  Each day we see another reason why the time … Continue reading

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Waiting and Praying

We are all doing well and praying for court on Friday. Our expiring visas are the most pressing thing after court.  If our 10 day wait is required we will have to get an extension (which was met with opposition … Continue reading

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