This .gif image, I must have had in store since 1996 or so … never lost it, no matter computer crashes — to use once a year! 😆 Hats off to whoever created it … I was never able to find out.
Today, we’re all Irish, I guess. Gerry … my man, is of Irish descent.
It’s still early morning …. and a very beautiful one too. Don’t know yet what the plans are for this day. Usually there are activities in Market Square and a ceremony at the Celtic Cross in Saint Patrick’s Place.
We moved to Saint John in November 2008, so 2009 was our first St. Patrick’s Day here. As we were sitting in the café in Market Square, right beside the fountain … they turned on the water, remotely. It was green! Boy, I thought that was so cool … sometimes, I’m easily amused!
I took pictures of it with our little Canon point&shoot camera, all of a sudden wishing I’d had a DSLR camera … I wanted to get that silky, smooth effect that I’d seen in photos. Sooo… that was the beginning … in April I bought my first Nikon and the following year I shot this: