I'm giddy

We spent the afternoon at the Denver Modernism Show and I’m giddy:

New Chair:

and I got to meet Shag in the Tiki bar!!

MUCH more later! Off to sit in my new chair and watch “Mad Men” – THEN I write about the show! Yay!

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