Round 2: July 2012

The Eckleys: Alan Eckley (78), Claudia Eckley (16), David Eckley (9)

While riding Caesar along the river, Alan found a dusty oil lamp, and he brought it back to the house to clean it up.  He remembered the stories he’d heard as a boy about the genie in a lamp–but those were just fairy tales. Continue reading


Round 2: June 2012

The Sawadas: Mizuto Sawada (43), Katie Sawada (34)

Since Katie had taken a job at the Bistro, Mizuto had taken over the care and feeding of her turtles.  He didn’t mind the extra chores that much, but he did mind their schedules being at such odds.  Most nights, she left for work before he even got home. Continue reading