Pine Castle Hotel
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... away and we have been in longs, merinos and jackets. I even wore my woolly hat one morning. That's OK. Same as NZ. We've had a great week on the boat and now it's time to farewell England and Barry. Barry is happy. He has got lots of jobs done. The windowsills and front door gleam with new varnish. He and Caroline will be back in NZ about a week after we return. Off to pack the bags to catch an early train in the morning to London and the Eurostar to Paris. Thanks for all your comments and ...
... the time we landed in Dulles I was so hungry I seriously considered using my suitcase to bulldoze my way through customs to get to the restaurants. I was actually only in customs for an hour, which is really good by Dulles standards. It took me a little while to find my luggage at the baggage claim, but then I was out of the arrivals gate and found Mom waiting for me. First order of business was food, so we stopped at one of the quickie ...
... everything was already up and running, but he was willing to try anything and help in any way he could He quite literally saved us from ourselves. Plus he is just a super nice guy and fun to hang out with.
So those are the new people! Now, on with the story...
We Silent Disco-ed for another hour or so, but at midnight my sleep shift started. During departures weekend we don't have working shifts - we have sleep shifts, ...
... So our morning started with bringing all of those students in to yell at them and assign many, many study hall hours. Larry and I went after the girls, who were quite freaked out, and when the boy came in the conversation went something like this:
Larry: You overslept through your major.
Boy: Yeah, sorry about that.
Larry: Is there any particular reason you overslept?
Boy: No, just missed my alarm.
Me: You sure ...
... Kristi read a post on TripAdvisor that was very helpful trying to learn to drive on the opposite side: the driver should always be next to the center line. It's especially useful in making turns so you don't switch
mid-intersection. We programmed the GPS to Oxford and started out. It was so weird. I'm glad we were on a little access road alongside of the airport so that there wasn't very much traffic at first. A few minutes and we were on a highway where I didn't have to say out ...
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