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Oh yes, as we were waiting for the fireworks to start - a person came up behind us and said "You can't sit here." Well, we were wondering who said that and when we turned around to see who it was - It turned out to be my brother Mike.. lol ... We had a good laugh over that one... :)
So, we all sat in our lawn chairs and watched the fireworks....
The fireworks ...
... then noticed that part of the path was roped off due to the fireworks happening that night.
We noticed an amusement park off the road so decided to check that out. After looking at the rides, we then took the same route back to where Joanne was sitting - this time in the car.
So, we then looked at each other again and decided to start heading back ...
We picked Mom up at approximately 10:30 am and she surprised us by bringing Canada Day cowboy hats and leis with her. :)
So, anyways, we drove to Court House Square in Brockville and set up our chairs there - waiting for the parade to start. Joanne decided to stay behind as she was not feeling good that day.
Eventually, Mom and I headed down to City Hall to wait for the parade to start. Also waiting at City Hall were Steve Clark MPP, Gord Brown MP, ...
... bread from the Bakery on site but when we got to the bakery they were not working because it was Sunday!!
Off to Ottawa for tea with Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada for all the folks in England!
We are enjoying our travels but we miss all our family & friends and hearing what's going on in your lives, so don't forget to keep in touch & let us know what you've been up to. ...
... and used exactly the amount of Canuck cash I had left on fuel.
Before we delve into the bit over the border, I would like to present some evidence that Quebec doesn't like the rest of Canada... or at least their language:
After having seen the lengths the New Brunswick people go, and also having seen the bilingual signs in parts of Canada thousands of miles from the French-speaking Quebec, it ...
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