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... We arrived in San Carlos and immediately found a beach. We got in our suits and jumped in! Within minutes we made friends with the locals. They were drawn to Lola and Mabel and out pink tones. We quickly found out we we already assumed to be true anyway....Mexico is like any other country. We were surrounded by families who were getting away for a weekend and having fun together. OH THE HORROR... BE ...
... and with a growing sense of closeness to Mexico and meeting Tony and the Windstrutter again, i began to feel energetic, for the first time in a very long time. Hallelujah!
Once we landed in phoenix, I then had to wait , sweltering again, for customs clearance.my hand luggage always seems to be a curiosity, with various boat bits ,medical items and hardly anything 'girly' to speak of in it ,makes me a prime target. I then thought i'd find something tasty ...
... the border yesterday was kind of like going through the Tim Hortons Drive through, very smooth and efficient. It kind of helps that we had used the same border crossing last year, so knew where to go and what to do. And Cathies Spanish also came in handy. Showed our passports, filled out a short document, purchased our visitor permits, and put the deposit down on Hazel. They confirm the VIN number, year Hazel was born, and that ...
... ordered a giant pinata and i couldn't believe my eyes when it arrived!It was a giant Tecate beer can,which he proceeded to hang from the rigging. For the last few days the local fishermen thought we'd opened a bar! Patsy and Tony ( from s/y Forbes and Cameron)sang and translated a Spanglish Sea Shanty, it was beautiful (I'll put it in the blog later,but another dust storm is coming, so may have to sign off.I'm outside doing this as ...
... my words or maybe he just didn't want to do the job today. So, I tried again with Spanish words that basically said, "I'll give you money to work on my sailboat masts." By now a few more guys had crawled out from under the trucks and equipment and when I finished speaking they all laughed. The guy I was speaking to said something to them and they all laughed again. Then he turned to me and said "No." I think it was in English ...
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