Meanwhile her cellphone ran out of battery, so here is the last mail (rough translation):
Subject: still in munich
I missed the onward flight to Frankfurt and was rebooked to the next flight. Right now there's a really impressive thunderstorm outside, one can't see anything except loads of water running down the window and an occasional lightning. Unfortunately, it seems our aircraft was struck by a lightning during touch down and it's not yet clear whether it can take off again [it turned out later it had to go out of service].... *argh* there was just an announcement that the airport is temporarily closed. Will try to find an outlet, I am running out of battery... say hello to the blogosphere ;-)
To avoid that I've forgotten how she looks like after all these delays, she has send me a recent photo taken at the Warsaw conference vine and cheese reception - one of the more important events at every conference:
Thanks to Akin Wingerter for the photo - and I am off for the train station.