...Being a trained interpreter I became very good at guessing what people mean when they can't express themselves with words just looking in their faces. This taught me to love people.
...Being a family woman with pets around taught me to understand their needs, and admire them for what they are -- naughty, tender, funny, wise, loving...
... Being a gastronome (another passion!) taught me to understand and appreciate food.
... Being a photographer and a human being taught me to love and value every moment of life -- and what is photography if not an attempt to freeze a precious moment?more