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... says Rick, we just talked generally about work.
So what did you say? I ask. Well, says he, I told him I worked in IT and when I asked him what HE did, he said he was on a few company boards.
Apparently Prince Michael didn't miss a beat. He's probably dining out on the story to this day... the crass American who didn't have a clue who he was. As Rick doesn't spend his days reading Hello magazine, I wasn't all that surprised to be honest.
BUT I can report ...
2 days to go!
Paul reckons he is all packed. Ian and myself have got our stuff ready to be packed.
Early start on Tuesday morning will see us meeting for a cooked breakfast at a Bistro in Chadsmoor (Cafe really), so we will be looking for somewhere we can see the bikes!
The weather these last few days has been very sunny and warm. Let's just hope it continues on into next week and ...
After that it was hard to decide between the camels or the birds of prey, the Amazing Star ride playing rock hits from the 50s or the Punch and Judy show, the marching band or the Morris dancers.
Off to the side was a tall suspicious-looking pole topped with a huge bale of straw stuck on top.
Was it some sort of feeding apparatus for the camels? Or did it have a more sinister purpose? Definitely something to keep well clear of! ...
... townsfolk) there was one person who looked through a chink in the shutters, ever after known as Peeping Tom. He is shown in some of the paintings. Somewhere along the line we had an excellent lunch in a little café in the Museum precinct. There was a salad bar from which one filled a plate and I behaved disgracefully by piling on a great spoonful of almost every one as they all looked so good – and were. The only thing I wasn’t ...
... of Coventry’s history that ranged from medieval times, when Coventry was second only in importance to London, until modern times. The exhibition was well set out and had some very interesting items on display. Amongst other things, I got to see pottery, embroidery, furniture, photographs and lots of watches and clocks. I was very glad I had stumbled upon it.
I then made a bee-line to the Library, which was in the ...