i spent time re-connecting with 7 high school friends, and presented these takes at dinner hosted by one of us. i think this picture of my classmate Mary is magical:
and here part of the school gang:
the hungarian jancsi torta survived perfectly at room temperature in the car, while doing black friday shopping at the san francisco malls. it was a cold morning indeed, so when i served the cake, i heated them up for 15 seconds in the microwave.