Think of this as Volume 16, Number 36 of A-Clue.com, the online newsletter I've written since 1997. Enjoy.
My wife wanted me to scan our old photos into the computer, so they would be part of the screensaver that plays over our family dinners.
Suddenly I was brought back into another time. There was a rugged Texas clan holding a reception for the kid who'd stolen their youngest daughter. Here was a California family welcoming that daughter as an in-law.