by erikrasmussen, on Flickr")Nora has, over time, come to enjoy the slide (called el tobogán in Spain) at the local playground. More than anything, she likes to sit atop it surveying the land, like an heir to the throne. Eventually, often after a "Three, two, one!" countdown, she will throw herself down the slide. What follows is a little video I made recently in the playground. I'm particularly proud, in retrospect, of the reflections in the first scene.