Sara Kirschenbaum
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Posted Tuesday, Jan 20th, 2009 at 5:30pm

I am so delighted to be alive for this historic election and inauguration. I'm loving the fact that every 4 or 8 years we ditch the old and give voice to a fresh start (I especially like sweeping out the Bush administration). What a radical idea democracy is. I'm getting so swept up in it all that I went out and bought an American flag - my first American flag.


Here's another view:

Flag 2

Annie and I participated in a MLK Jr. march yesterday. Annie commented that it seemed "calm, passive" and it is interesting to not have a president to oppose. Although I do believe we will need to hold him firm to his promises.

Here are some photos from the march:

little girl

We Are One

Every soul is a poem

I love you


What a wonderful day.


  1. Rachel Blum Wrote on Wednesday, Jan 21st, 2009 at 3:18pm

    Did you see the woman (on TV) who woke her children, the day after the election, and told them that MLK's dream came true? Get me the tissue box!

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