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And everybody here who lives rurally, has a problem with rabbits eating their garden produce, whether it's veges or flowers - they eat the lot!! They try their best with wire-netting, but the pesky things usually find a way in. No wonder they like the idea of gorse - no rabbits bother with that!
This morning we got our own back on the rabbits - I cooked a rabbit (skinned by J!!!) in the slow cooker ...
Each day I have two hours off (yeah right!!!) from 2-4pm - it's been recommended I get right off the property so I don't get too claustrophobic being in one place. But actually, J does get out a bit - sometimes I need to take her (we're planning a trip to Woodbridge next week - a lovely riverside place full of boats) and sometimes she goes with friends.
Anyway, I've been walking on my time off and now realise that's what English people mostly do when they go on ...
... and back out on a minor road.
The upshot of being this late was that we would miss the last Harwich to Felixstowe ferry at 4:15pm. The alternate route was a 60k detour around the estuary - and that wasn't going to happen!
We ended up deciding to drive straight to the hotel in Felixstowe and we are planning to go back to Harwich in the morning (an hours drive) to leave the car and hopefully get on the ...
... given your cabin key, then you walk up the gangway onto the ferry to Hoek van Holland. It's unbelievably quick & painless compared to airports, train to ferry takes just 10 minutes. The Stena Hollandica is the largest RoPax ferry in the world, a 63,000 ton floating hotel with over 1,400 beds in 538 cabins. Steady as a rock! Snuggle down in a private cabin with shower, ...
Today we delivered Gerty to Felixstowe and watched her being loaded into a container for her four week trip to Chile. The ship MSC Romanos leaves next week. It all went very smoothly. We will be closely following her progress on a shipping website and hopefully meet up with her in San Antonio Chile sometime week starting 3rd November.
Big thanks to Julie at Imorex, the shipping company, who has been very helpful and answered all our silly questions.