Staybridge Suites Newport News-Yorktown
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... 8212;but I tried to ignore them as best I could.
Monday, June 8 (yesterday):
So on Sunday I thought I was out of the woods. By Monday I was so far into the woods, I couldn’t even find Pooh (silly old bear). I went backwards in my recovery. And to top it all off, Barbara started complaining of a sore throat. That did it. We bundled ourselves into the car and went in search of a clinic.
We found one not far ...
... see? These screws can’t keep me locked up. Not me. Not Billy the Crud. No siree. Last night, I smuggled a spoon from dinner by stuffing it into my undershirt. Unfortunately, I wasn’t wearing an undershirt at the time, and it slipped all the way down and fell out my pant leg. But I went back and got another one and carried it out in my hand. Nobody noticed. Shoulda done that the ...
That's right, nothing to report. Nothing to see here, folks. Everybody go home.
My cold is getting worse. Now, I think I have a fever, albeit low-grade. (Have you ever thought about the term "low-grade fever"? It sounds like your cold is second-rate, that, somehow, your cold isn't as good as everybody else's. I mean, really. If I’m going to have a cold, I don’t want any second-rate cold. I want the real thing, a champion cold. I want the cold-to-end-all-colds. I ...
... the driver’s door (only flooded on one side, thank goodness). We went up to the office and switched sites.
Now we sit here, in a new site, in the middle of an afternoon thunderstorm (now, when I say “thunderstorm”, don’t think of those little, namby-pamby Palo Alto weather anomalies that the entire eastern seaboard laugh at, think of “HOLY CRAB! The sky is opening up and the world is ending!”), waiting for me to get over this ...
... 2 to 1. The allied armies began a cannon and mortar attack on the town, and Cornwallis quickly assessed that he was in trouble. Yorktown was soon nothing more than a pile of rubble from the cannon fire, and the Continental Army sent in their infantry to finish the job. Cornwallis tried to escape with his remaining troops by crossing the York River in small boats, but this plan was thwarted when a storm hit and travel became impossible. (Had he made ...