The weather was actually gorgeous today. Zero when we woke up but it got up to around 10 (that’s 50 F.) this afternoon. Pretty pleasant, actually. But I know what’s coming so I got some mittens and a watch cap today in town, and I’m ready:
Downtown was very busy this afternoon. Mariette can’t get over how much the place has changed from when she grew up here and the place was dead once the summer crowds left. Now there is the equivalent of a college here, there are people everywhere.
Sculpture sitting above the entrance to a shop. Created by an old friend of Mariette’s dad. His work is all over town as well as in Stockholm covering the walls of the ground floor of the huge radio tower building there, the tallest structure in Sweden.