- Swimming pool
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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... English Father Christmas! On Christmas Eve Ms Liang made a special Christmas dinner, a mixture of Chinese food and burgers and sausages! I enjoyed it :-) Then we opened our presents after dinner, which was really nice. We all received a pair of gloves! Serena is only usually allowed to watch 'TV' (Ipad/laptop/DVD) on the weekends, but as it was Christmas, she was allowed to watch something. I had downloaded Home Alone 2, so ...
... at our unenthusiastic response. She asked us what people usually do at Christmas parties "in Europe" and didn't seem too impressed with our response that in the UK, people get drunk! She then said "ok, what else?" and we said "we eat, drink, chat, there's music playing". "Ok, what else? What do the kids do?" We said they just run around, or keep themselves entertained. I don't think any of this made any sense to her whatsoever, and I gathered from that that the ...
... on trains. But it happens most weeks!
- I wonder what the lung cancer rate is, and that of other smoking-related illnesses. There is an announcement played on the train (Chinese and English) just before we stop at each station that says "if this is not your stop please do not get off to have a walk. Smoking on the platform is strictly forbidden". So as we stop at each station, a load of men ...
... It was cold and grey that day, and had rained all morning. When we got to the woodland park, one of Ms Liang's friends said it was like Scotland! I agreed (I'm gonna assume Scottish countryside isn't massively different from English or Welsh countryside!). After a while there, we drove back to the hotel, stopping at a Buddhist temple on the way. Even here I heard a woman hok up her spit and spit out so loudly! I think the man with her ...
... can see the great insight that this well written film conveys. "Yours Truly" gives "The Beaver" a thumbs up!!!! www.rottentomatoes.com/m/the_beaver_201 0/ The lower ratings were probably from the T and A crowd. This really was a well written, directed, and acted, movie. A breath of fresh air in these modern times for sure.
So today, Sunday, 12/18 I waited till 11:30 before leaving the casa. By then it ...