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I wasn't quite sure how today would go, considering that it was Christmas morning last year when Dad lapsed into unconsciousness and never woke up. I thought of Dad even more than usual today, but having Dave with me helped massively whenever thoughts turned back to the horrible events on that fateful day a year ago.
The weather was very sunny and relatively warm, so in the morning we went on a long walk round ...
... nuts, jars of preserved peppers and tomatoes, bagged dried herbs, dried peppers, jars of honey and last of all, slabs of raw, white animal fat. Near the entrance to the market some women were selling bare branches of a certain type of tree, that I think I mentioned I saw sold in Sofia, along with branches of fir.
After stocking up on Christmas food at the supermarket below, we dumped the stuff at the flat and had a rest before going out again for lunch and some ...
Breakfast at Hostel Mostel was very good - Bulgarian yoghurt ('kiselo mlyako'), Bulgarian feta cheese ('cirene'), boiled eggs, olives, salad items, scrambled eggs, sliced apple, sliced kiwi fruit, waffles, jam, chocolate spread, cereal, milk, juice, tea and coffee. After filling ourselves up we had a game of pool on the free pool table, packed up our stuff and got them to order a taxi to the main bus station for us.
The time was now about 9.45 ...
... had only 2 rooms (no guesthouse), but was otherwise very similar. One thing that was unique about this complex was the serving of rose liquor and rose jam to all guests. They were both delicious, and since a large tourist group was taking up the tables in the yard, we got to enjoy ours upstairs on the veranda. I imaginged every day life here, and although I am sure days were filled with hard labor looking after the garden or the farm animals, ...
... awesome). First day we were back on our learner slope from 2012 so Nik could see what stages we were all at. Then we were off. Our lessons were only for 2 hours each morning, but Nik insisted on coming with us to see how we went each afternoon when we wanted to do a run down a new slope. He was always offering lessons and helping out his class after hours and even offering words of help to other classes if members joined us on our arvo runs and to Simon who wasn't ...