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In the corner as you entered we noticed a small tv showing a 20 minute film outlining the history of the building, so we sat and watched that before exploring further. As the history shows, it has gone through several reconstructions, changes and numerous additions over the years. Its 3rd construction took 5 years, 10,000 workers and 1000 expert masons. We walked around under the huge dome and 107 colossal columns, to the upper gallery level with the sparkling ...
... so we were still waiting for bags when other flights started showing up. After about 20 minutes, I left Roger at the carousel in case it came out but went to see what Turkish Airlines had to say. I took a number and waited about 15 minutes. The guy at the counter asked me what my bag looked like and talked on a walkie-talkie thing and then said, "10 minutes" and pointed out of the office. I asked if someone would help me in 10 minutes or what he meant. He ...
... stops later we arrive at the township of Gallipoli. We have a yummy lunch and walk along the fresh produce market outside. I stopped and chose a handful of small tomatoes to take with me and the lovely ladies insisted they wanted no money. It was a really lifting moment, they were so sweet. We had a mixed bunch of people in our group touring the battlefields. Australians and New Zealanders (given), but also ...
... a performance of only the American and "spiritual" songs. With some slight stretching to the definition of "spiritual," we were able to sing a 30 minute concert. It included:
The Best of All
Long Time Ago
Variation on a Theme of Handel
Sing Me to Heaven
I Got a Robe
The Heart's Cry
The Lord Bless You and Keep You
Randolph-Macon College Alma ...
... 8211; probably appropriate for 2 regular church-goers! Giva is dying to dance but is still too shy to dance in public, so we have been practicing in the cabin and hopefully he will build up courage soon! Its interesting watching the people on the dance floor – some “do the steps but don’t know how to dance” (Quote), others look so bored with each other and then there are those who are obviously enjoying the music and each others company, we like to think that ...