the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, as the sun
rose over the distant African plains. This was
Allan's sixth, and final, ascent of the moun-
tain, despite it being one of the greatest
challenges, and, at the same time, greatest
rewards of his trekking and climbing career.
(present population, 28,000) to Mount Allison,
thus beginning an association between the
BVI and Mount A that has seen several other
Islanders benefit from the wonderful education
that Mount A has to offer. Some got together
recently to celebrate the anniversary and remi-
nisce fondly about the Sackville experience.
Left to right are
considering it, I'm dream-planning a creative
centre here in the Annapolis Valley that will
teach people of any age how to follow their
dreams. I just hope to live long enough to see
it happen. Forty years -- are they sure? I didn't
think baby boomers actually aged, did you?"
Ecumenical Accompaniment Program in Pal-
estine/Israel. EAPPI supports Palestinians and
Israelis in their non-violent actions and advo-
cacy efforts to bring a just peace to the Holy
Land. I spent three months in Jayyous and two
months in Yanoun experiencing the impact of
the occupation on people's lives. I am now
`telling the story' of my experiences at home."
was pleased to attend the graduation of her
friends and family, my common-law spouse
(John Bird) and I tied the knot. John's son was
best man, my sister matron of honour, and my
two children `gave away the bride' in a simple