Thursday, April 17, 2008

Happy 50th Birthday to My Best Friend, Love, Soulmate, Husband....

Happy Birthday Dearest Robert.
I can't believe you're Fifty! You certainly don't seem it. Yesterday I was browsing through photos, trying to decide which ones to use for today's birthday blog (and William's sharing book!).

Robert in the Bunny Suit when he was a little guy. What's up, Doc?
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Robert & his Dad~
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5 years old, all dressed up.
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Birthday number 43~ Look how young Sarah was!
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For his 44th birthday, I got him the Rookie Experience from the Richard Petty Driving Experience
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Zooming right along!
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I wasn't thinking when I picked out the candles for his 45th birthday~
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I am quite surprised we didn't set the fire alarm off! One should never alternate long thin candles with mini champagne bottle candles.... remember that!
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His next birthday was in our new house!
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Last year we went to our friend's house for his birthday
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William helped blow out the candle.
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Everyone asked if we were going to have a special party for his big 5-0, but we're just having a quiet dinner and some cake with the kids.

Last weekend, however, Robert & I went to NYC! He had meetings in the city so I tagged along.
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The view from the hotel restaurant~
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And on Saturday morning, we stood in line for the Wicked lottery . Click here if you don't know about the lottery. They drew Robert's name out third! Which meant.... front row seats at $26.25 a ticket! We were stunned, happy, excited!!!!
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We went back to the theater for the matinee, still pinching ourselves!
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The show was AMAZING! It was the first Broadway show ever for Robert. Afterwards the cast members were collecting money for Broadway Cares.
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Later we had dinner with one of the architects Robert is working with, and he gave us a tour of his favorite architectural places around the city.

We had such a fabulous weekend. No wonder we don't need to have a big party tonight~ we are still recovering from the wonderful weekend!

Happy Birthday Robert! I love you more than words will ever express!

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