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Crazy Me – Part 6 [Travelling Back]

Well, there’s not much to tell about travelling back: everything went smoothly. Ich bin verrückt – Teil 6 [Rückreise] Nun, von der Rückreise gibt es nicht viel zu berichten: sie verlief ohne besondere Vorkommnisse. Since I had a relatively late … Continue reading

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Crazy Me – Part 3 [(The Day of) The Match]

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My second day in South Bend was to be the big day, the day of the actual match – BVB Borussia Dortmund vs. FC Liverpool. At first, in the morning, I fortified myself in a nearby café with a quite … Continue reading

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Crazy Me – Part 2 [Public Training of BVB Dortmund in South Bend/IN]

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As mentioned before, there was supposed to be a public training session of BVB Borussia Dortmund on the evening of July 18 on the campus of Notre Dame University in South Bend, Indiana, beginning at around 7PM. It was because … Continue reading

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Crazy Me – Part 1 [Travelling to the Soccer Match Dortmund vs. Liverpool in South Bend/IN]

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Why I am crazy? Because I actually, just to watch a soccer match, which I would have been able to watch on TV here [it was broadcast live] much better, flew/drove all the way up to South Bend/IN. Admittedly, it … Continue reading

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Thursday Throwback

This post was first published in my blog “Pit’s Musings and Ramblings from a Big Country: Mein persönliches Blog mit ‘Updates aus Texas‘” on Saturday, January 30, 2010. Donnerstaegliche Retrospektive Diesen Artikel habe ich ursprünglich in meinem Blog “Pit’s Musings … Continue reading

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Thursday Throwback

After my last postings here in this series “Thursday’s Throwback” were more or less in thematic order, about my attempts to get a Green Card, and about Buster, I’m now returning to a more or less chronological order, with a … Continue reading

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21 Years ago Yesterday …

… was the day Mary and I had our first contact, in an exchange of emails. At that time she was teaching 7-graders in keyboarding and computer technology at Karnes City Junior High and I was teaching English to – … Continue reading

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Fundraising BBQ in Albert/TX

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Yesterday, in the evening, we drove to Albert, a very small community [population 7] in the neighbourhood, on Ranch Road 1623 between Stonewall and Blanco, which nowadays is known more for its historic dance hall [88 years old] than for … Continue reading

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A Night of Percussion

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Last night we went to the Fredericksburg High School Auditorium again, this time to listen to their percussionists, and it was an amazing performance – as had been their High School Band Spring Performance. So we had a great evening … Continue reading

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Fredericksburg High School Band Spring Concert

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Last Thursday we had a very enjoyable evening at the spring concert of the Fredericksburg High School Band. The ensembles performing were the FHS Symphonic Band, FHS Wind Ensemble, and the FHS Jazz Ensemble. Fredericksburg High School Band Frühlingskonzert Am … Continue reading