This is me, Valerie, simultaneous conference interpreter.

View from my bedroom window in Versoix, 7 kms along the lake from Geneva.  In the late afternoon while we were having tea in the garden, the Mont Blanc gradually turned from sparkling, dazzling white into a soft, luscious pink.

The Palais des Nations, headquarters of the European Office of the United Nations, where I spent many working hours.

This is Peter, the Australian delegate with the buttery voice.