Those in town who sort of know each other through the tangled web of blogging met up last night for a stuff-your-face and blah-blah-blogging dinner at Cafe Rio. You've never seen women talk this much. It was like an Enrichment activity on speed.
As you can see from the pictures, Mindi was SO popular. Notice the enraptured faces as she speaks. The crowd's adoration cannot be contained...and there is Queen Mindi, head high. Regal! Looking down over her people with such compassion. Sharing her presence with us. Magnanimous!
The sympathy, the joy, the sheer ecstacy of watching the real live Mindi talk is evident on everyone's face.
I will remember this day for the rest of my life and probably sleep with her picture under my pillow.
Here's the whole group (thanks for the pic, Holly!:
If you would prefer to watch a video of how it went, watch this (but subtract the man)....