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... construction was originally intended to be a gift to John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, from a grateful nation in return for the military triumph against the French and Bavarians at the Battle of Blenheim. However, it soon became the subject of political infighting, which led to Marlborough's exile, the fall from power of his duchess, and irreparable damage to the reputation of the architect Sir John Vanbrugh..The Churchills and ...
... which I still do not understand). I then had lunch outside in the water terrace garden. It was interesting to think about the family that lives there dining outside with that view! It was a perfect end to a beautiful day.
I warn you, I have a tendency to take photos of minor architectural details and random trees (but that's for my mother). It turns out, I took almost as many pictures today as I did at the airshow, so, once again, pace yourself!
... blending together. But then last night we were watching Goldfinger, and we got to the part where Goldfinger tells all of his investors about his plan. Their American accents sounded completely ridiculous! I asked our PAs, is this what we sound like to you all? So guttural and harsh and nasal? They said the accents sounded a bit ridiculous to them as well, but it got me thinking about the power of accents. For example, any time a parent calls ...
... So much heavier than we thought and so much power! Made your arm go wobbly trying to hold it out for her! We had to make her flap her wings and you could really feel the draft underneath.
We then held a Bald Eagle who only weighed in at 20 pounds but the same feeling of strength. He was gorgeous too. Funny but they weren't too interested in us, apparently there eyesight is so long range, things up close (like us) don't bother them. ...
... at a church but just before it ended Mom slipped and fell in the mud.
I destroyed my toe in my old boots so that was the last I wore them until the Castle Drogo walk.
Got to the White Hart Pub in Downtown Winchcombe around 7. Split a dinner and a couple of good beers. Couldn't sleep so I got up and did Chinese for a couple of hours sitting on the ...
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