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... when the bodies were DNA tracked to living relatives and provided a proper military burial.
Johan then went on to explain how he'd been affected by one uncovered body, who had been carefully wrapped and mummified by his ground sheet. It turned out this soldier had been buried with care by his brother, and though they could never be reunited, Johan had made it his calling to reunite them by means of a bronze statue - two copies to be made, one to be positioned in Brisbane, ...
... were back at our hotel a little after 6 pm. For dinner we
were back visiting our friend Savino at Pasta Divina. Tonight I had Ragu with
Amori pasta. Carolyn had mussels with spaghetti. Neither of us left a single
morsel on our plate. One last stroll around the Grand Place and it was
time to head back to the hotel to pack one last time. Wake up call tomorrow is
at 5:15 am. We can't believe that 17 days have passed so quickly.
... so attentively that he looked like their big father...lol
I loved that process of rolling grass a lot.
Finally grass was everywhere)) Even on the benches))) People asked us why it was happening, why we were putting grass everywhere)) Some of them were happy to make photos on grass-benches)) But there were also people who thought that putting grass everywhere was stupid and ugly thing to do))
Many people.. many ...
... br> What is even more interesting many workers who prepare the stages and make decorations come from abroad too. And I am proud to say that we were among them.
Our first working day started with light breakfast and with moving beds again))))
Then we went to the main stage of the festival in hangar called Cabaret, where we got to know our coworkers))).
They didn't give us much work to do...
At first we helped in hanging the red curtains which were used ...
Wow! What a day. It started with our flight being delayed for over an hour but while we sat waiting to depart, we befriended Robert, a story-filled encyclopedia of Belgian history and culture. Before we realized it, the hour had flown by and we were well on our way to an amazing adventure. As we were preparing to depart, the pilot even made a special nod in our direction stating that some of his passengers were going to ...