George Washington Lodge Willow Grove
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Up bright and early to be at the Eastern State Penitentiary for when it opens. We did question the bus stop when it appeared just to be the traffic lights for a crossing, but sure enough on we jumped the 48 to the ESP. Wow the walls were huge and so was the 10 acre complex inside! With our head phones rat the ready we began the tour. It was a very reflective place which really made you think, at the same time as being ever so creepy... stretching out from a central circle ...
... to keep walking after we got back to the castle. So what could I do but just begin our little trek to the zoo! I looked it up and it was only 1 mile from the castle. N was in our hiking backpack/carrier. This trip has been a good workout for me so far! But it beats wrangling a tired toddler and worrying about safety around cars and such. And in my mind it also beats having a stroller but not being able to handle all of my own ...
... contained liberty". The box actually contained hundreds of pictures of Americans, including a picture of me they had taken before the show. It was actually pretty cool, but definitely more for kids than for adults.
After that, I decided to go to Independence Hall. Unfortunately for me, they only allow people into Independence Hall by tour and all of the tours had been sold out for the day. As a result, I was only able to see it from the outside. Instead, I ...
... as they were leaving the ward but had recently been stopped due to patients without medical insurance turning up to the clinic. The patients now had to organise their own appointments once they had been discharged; those without insurance had to go to the hospital's business office to get a 'pass' that allowed them to access outpatient services they needed. I couldn't help but feel this was a lot to ask of the patients, after in most cases large traumatic events ...
... had made the tape, which I thought was an awesome idea and the finished product does look like my writing. The tattoo is on my ribs, to start with the pain was nothing, very easy, in fact I thought he was quite gentle, but once he moved onto my stomach it got rough, after he finished the outline we took a break, it was about 7.30pm. Once we resumed he did the shading, it got worse just like all my tattoos, and by the time we finished at around 10pm ...
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