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... Thanks for following along, it's been fun and gratifying to know friends and family have been on the trip with us.
Many have commented it was "the trip of a lifetime". Well, yes... but we hope not, more one of our trips during our lifetime. We're already thinking about where to go next.
Midge and David
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... The next week I went shopping at Asda. I had just checked out when the police came in and started evacuating the store. I asked one of the officers what was going on and apparently there was some crazy man waving a knife around inside and threatening people. I could have went straight home since I already got what I came in for but I decided to stick around and watch the ensuing chaos. More police cars flooded into ...
... there was no bus. We were going to walk 30 minutes to the center. On the way he asked what we were studying and all the other time filling questions he could think of to avoid silence. Since my class had just been changed this prying annoyed me because to answer the question I would have to explain my circumstances. I gave short vague answers and when he asked for more detail I said no in a grumpy tone. He ignored me the rest of the time to focus on flirting with ...
... up toasting the bride and groom with a big bottle of root beer due to a lack of foresight on my part. Then we ended up in Castro for drinks and wedding photos on the rainbow crosswalk. It was a fantastic day, maybe the best of the trip because it was a unique occasion shared with friends. Oh and did I mention it was also my birthday? They bought me a cake and everything! It was certainly the most fitting way to end our amazing around the world adventure. Next stop home and a return to ...
... and the foundation ruins of an old Abbey.
Day 2 site was Guild Hall where an exhibit on Richard III is displayed. A team of 4 experts found his skeleton under a car park 2 years ago. He had died in the Battle of Bosworth (near Leicester) against Henry VII. On his defeat, Henry VII (Tudor) became king and ended the War of the Roses-beginning a 150 year Tudor Reign Era. A few interesting facts:
- He was ...