We reach Portland after 30 hours en route & 19 hours at the LNG-18 Conference in Perth, Australia..
First stop: A visit to the family home at 4303 SE. Boise St.
Keller Fountain in downtown Portland.
Detail of Keller Fountain.
Water in action in the Keller Fountain.
A fine-looking trio: Theresa, Carol, and Stephanie.
Sean owns the fountain!
What water looks like in an instant ...
... much more than the human eye can perceive.
Instantaneous side-view of a water sheet.
Andrew behind the waterfall.
Portland State University, where Martha used to work.
Now we're in the Japanese Garden.
Lush plantings everywhere.
Bridge, creek, flowers, trees, and stone.
Splendid fish in the Japanese Garden.
Huge silver fish.
A small waterfal in the rich foliage.
In the foreground: Andrew, Sean, Theresa, Stephanie ...
... and a lovely waterfall in the background.
A stone pagoda between two trees.
What kind of plant is this in its rusty reddish coloration?
One of many fine plant species in the garden.
... and what manner of tree is this?
Stones in the Garden.