Miscellaneous Pictures with Mark

Miscellaneous Pictures with Mark
I took this picture of Mark during a visit in the summer of 2002. This was right outside his apartment at Red Cedar Court. I rode my bike down, so we were able to get out for a ride on the one of the days I was down there...

Miscellaneous Pictures with Mark
Miscellaneous Pictures with Mark

We took this picture of Mark just before a service in which he presented the flag to the family.

I - we - continue to be very proud of you, son.

Here he is, shown by the arrow, presenting the flag. Mary and I were hiding behind a bush so as to not intrude on the family. I wondered afterward what they would think if they saw us there...

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One of the ways of unloading a bike from a U-haul
The fingers remember, even after a few years away...

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The end of a long day
Mark and shipmate, Dwight

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Nugget pulls fast enough for Mark to get some air.
Oddly, Nugget actually loved doing this.

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Nugget greets Mark when he came home on leave
Ironing is SUCH a drag!

Miscellaneous Pictures with Mark
Miscellaneous Pictures with Mark
Pretty girls working here, and the phone is still just  25 cents
Mark's apple swan

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"I can't BELIEVE mom took my picture going to shower"
"Mom, you've got to stop with the pictures!"

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"Take it if you want, but I'm NOT going to pose"
PAT - Picture Avoidance Techniques

Miscellaneous Pictures with Mark
"I'm NOT shaking that bird's hand, so just give it up!"