So instead of a thousand words about it, I'll just offer a few pictures.
If I had Binocular Eyes
Somehow our spot in front of the Smithsonian Castle was the designated Tall Person Sanctuary. Shorties like myself had a tough time of it. Well below the tree line, I had to poke my camera up and just shoot. Sometimes I got something good, sometime it was just sky, but all of the time being there was beyond amazing.
It was a bad weekend to be short, but an awesome weekend to be an American.