High School Pictures of Patrick and Friends

Patrick’s friend from Winter Park High School and Florida State University, Lee Liming, sent me these pictures to include on the web site. Lee also traveled with Patrick to Oregon to be a lumberjack, then on to San Francisco and so on.

He has also forwarded some stories that I’ll upload later. He reports that he is the tall one in to pictures, and Pat’s brother Jack is present in some of these. Continue reading “High School Pictures of Patrick and Friends”

That Very Special House Inhabited by Those Two Extraordinary People

That Very Special House

Sam Jones wrote from the UK about visiting Mallorca over the years, beginning 25 years ago, saying “Mallorca to me has always meant that very special house inhabited by those two extraordinary people” and “All of my friends who met him fell in love with him a little.”  Here’s the full letter.

Thank you so much for letting me know about Patrick.

I’ve had to spend a day digesting the news before contacting you. Continue reading “That Very Special House Inhabited by Those Two Extraordinary People”

Patrick Leans Against a Wall

Isabel sent this picture to me.  She explained:

“The photo was taken in Cami Real – that means the old path way – from Deia to Soller through the mountains, called so because when King Jaime III came to conquer Mallorca, he passed by with his horses knights and lords and spent a while at the finca of Son Coll.

It was Patrick’s last long walk-excursion; after that he said it had become too hard to walk all the way.”

Patrick’s Last Long Walk

We All Remember Those Good, Best Years Of Our Life

Marschner Trio Hannover

Constanze and Peter sent the following letter from Germany, saying “we all remember those good, best years of our life with thankfulness to Pat and Stephanie.”  This is a long but beautiful letter from people who performed in the festival from the very beginning.

I would like to tell you a little about our connection to Pat and Stephanie. As you can easily guess – we are Germans and my English is horrible, please excuse all those mistakes! But still I try to give you an idea of our friendship to the dear couple of Deya.

Continue reading “We All Remember Those Good, Best Years Of Our Life”

Patrick and Stephanie Together