FRIENDS, PLACES & CARS
Gene has clearly convinced Robbie Roberts that Berliner Kindl is the only way to go whereas Robbie has once again gotten a free beer from Gene.
|Larry Demers and Gene were roomies 40 years ago. You still can't tell them apart - ball caps, glasses, white beards.... The only way to tell one from the other is Larry always flips his name tag over. It's a security thing with Larry.|
|Larry makes a point and Gene pays heed. Larry says, "I swept the room last." Listening to the banter is one of our Brain Trust, Ron Rader.|
Here's Larry, Gene & Barry Benjamin - mid 60's Dawg Flight buddies. It'll never get any better than this....anywhere....ever.
|A marker where the wall once stood. It is in the sidewalk directly east of historical Checkpoint Charlie.|
|The new Hauptbahnhof.|
|The Reichstag Dome.|
|The Mime was in front of the Kaiser-Wilhelm Memorial church on the Kudamm. Upon seeing Gene and Ruthann, he immediately bowed, knowing a big tip was forthcoming.|
|The olde of it - an East German Trabant, 2 cycle, smoke thumper.|
|The Smart Car - still riding high in European cities. Zip around town and park in tight spaces.|
|At the end of the day, why don't we just walk through the gate like free people?|