thank you for all the birthday wishes. and for those of you who weren't sure, it was my birthday yesterday. we didn't do anything too exciting...just a nice dinner at our favorite local mexican joint (which happens to serve one of the best glasses of lemonade in quito) followed by a movie on dvd. jordan gave me this party on a canvas painting by ecuadorian artist paula ordonez. i love it.
and because i promised pedro, here is a photo of me (with j) from the wedding (or at least during pre-wedding photo-taking in battery park):