Of course it never opened last fall, but that's beside the point!
This year's digging has come full circle - starting with the end of the ancient Persian Empire and finishing with the beginning of a neo-Persian Sassanid dynasty ushered in by the Bassianus family ... And with a goodly measure o' Shakespeare in between.
Thanks to everyone that dropped me the occasional email.
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