New Years 2016... One More Year!

2015 Is Now Completed And 2016 Is Coming!

Remember: Drop the last year into the silent limbo of the past. Let it go, for it was imperfect, and thank God that it can go. - Brooks Atkinson

We Arrive At The Hotel (Page Two)

The formal program begins at 6:30 so we decided to go at 5:00 and partake in the pre-game activities. Room 810 was open for business.... Mostly "Monkey Business"! We enjoyed the company of the Roberts, Brander's, Zaitz, and Will and Iris.

Someone, who will go unidentified, banged on the door of 809 and ran back into room 810... Sandy and Bob immediately looked at Paul? Wonder why?

The pre-game party is underway!

The pre-game party is underway!
The Robert's Room is open for business!

The pre-game party is underway!
Champagne is flowing... It is already 2016 in the British Isles!

The pre-game party is underway!
Bob wants us to explain how it can be 2016 there and not 2016 here!

The pre-game party is underway!
Ed gives it his best shot!

The pre-game party is underway!

The pre-game party is underway!
"It's quite easy Bob... We are first!

Did You Know? - The daily rotation of the Earth is somewhat irregular (see ΔT) and is slowing down slightly; atomic clocks constitute a much more stable timebase. On 1 January 1972, GMT was superseded as the international civil time standard by Coordinated Universal Time, maintained by an ensemble of atomic clocks around the world.

The pre-game party is underway!
The guys look mesmerized

The pre-game party is underway!
Girls just want to have fun!

The pre-game party is underway!
Speaking of fun! Why use a glass? Save the middleman!

The pre-game party is underway!
"OK... I will go back to using the glass!"

The pre-game party is underway!
Paul makes sure we are all on schedule!

The pre-game party is underway!
We are getting ready for the evenings activities!

The pre-game party is underway!
"OK girls and guys... It's time to get ready and head downstairs!"

The pre-game party is underway!
"I never thought Paul as a party-pooper!"

The pre-game party is underway!
"What do you mean I have to get up?"

The pre-game party is underway!
"The words Get Up ought to be banned!"

The pre-game party is underway!
OK ladies ... It's time to get moving...

The pre-game party is underway!
"Donna... You can't take you champagne with you!"

The pre-game party is underway!
"What... It's my new best friend!"

The pre-game party is underway!
Everyone slugs down their drinks and we are off to the party!

The pre-game party is underway!