Afterwards the royal couple strolled up Pennsylvania Avenue in the big parade. Seeing them smile, walk, and wave -while a lone sailor saluted- was captured by Francesca and her camera.
Standing in the crowd, we were as happy as the Obamas seemed to be.
It was three days of thrills, seeing old friends and making new ones. We hung out with congresswomen, drifted through museums, and stumbled upon James Taylor practicing for yesterday's performance.
It was terrific and I'll be writing about it this week.