Douglas Milewski (dacuteturtle) wrote,
Douglas Milewski


Well, we didn't plan well enough. We jumped out at 7am to catch the ferry to Victora, BC, and could not get a round trip ticket. So instead, we go to Canada tomorrow. We'll also catch high tea at some high-falootin hotel. Today, we plan on hitting a few museums, the sci-fi museum, space needle, and maybe the underground tour.

Hopefully, the weather will clear enough to see Mt. Ranier.

The 94 year old organist was a treat. He was a period silent movie player, playing on a period Wurlitzer, to a period film. In this case, it was a Greta Garbo, in "Love." It was an Anna Kerenina adaptation with a happy ending. The organ sounded great. You just don't get those basses in the terrible scores of commercial silents. By halfway through the film, you forgot the organist was there, and just fell into the film.

I'll post better notes later on.

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