WASHINGTON -- Word has been going around among old friends of the Reagans that the former president and first lady are doing fine out in California.
She still likes her social life. He still likes his ranch. And, oh yes, their friends say, he's learning to play the harmonica.
"Everyone is kind of bemused, and entranced, with the idea that this is what Ronald Reagan does when he leaves the presidency. It's so typical of the man," said James Cannon, who once worked in the Reagan White House.