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... be keeping tabs on all the surfies who they apparently let traipse through their property every day, opening and closing the gate for them at 6.30 am and pm, checking their private beach a few times a day to make sure they don't get up to mischief and that they go home...
It all seemed a bit of a pain especially the 6.30 in the morning bit. And especially when it was all for the benefit, it seemed, of a motley group of surfies!
Then they dropped a ...
... birds and squirrels above the doorways, and again in the library, where the doors were framed with insanely detailed woodcuttings of trees and leaves in which you could spot mice, lizards, frogs, so very many birds… and oh yes, there were books there too. I think.
The reconstructed roman wall was in itself an odd experience. Hollow all the way through, it stopped being just a wall during the war, when the Bute family cut out doorways so people on ...
So, before setting off.... lots of preparation. We have all paperwork and arrangements in place, but that does not stop us checking from time to time. Just coming up to that time when checks are more frequent. With it now being 1 week to go before we are airborne it is all getting very exciting. We went on a long walk with our walking group on Sunday, and I had to be very careful; didn't want any slip ups (!) at this ...
... went down, it started to rain and we asked for directions from 3 different people until a Taxi driver finally had us follow him. We arrived at the Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel at 10pm. They were closing the restaurant at 10, but kindly kept it open for us to eat another late dinner. The hotel is gorgeous and the boys were thrilled to have their own room a few doors down from us. They enjoyed the room service free vouchers for milk and cookies before quickly falling asleep.
I am officially, K E Foote, BA Hons Photography graduate with a second class degree.
So all of this traveling back to the UK was primarily to graduate with my course-mates. I spent a lovely day in Exmouth with Dan, met his best mate, met his Nan, and saw the new King be introduced to the world. All the time I spent with Dan went really quickly, and before I knew it, we were on a train to Bristol, suit and dress in hand, going to meet my parents at ...