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... ve now actually been to a WI meeting and really enjoyed it. ( OMG-- in one episode of Clatterford, Tip says to Sal, "My God, are we turning into THEM?"
Yikes! I'd better be careful. Though my first and enduring reaction to the meeting was -- bright, cheerful, warm and life-affirming. Being one of THEM wouldn't be all that bad.
Happily there was no further mention of church but the WI's Scuttlebrook Wake float was mentioned as soon I checked in with the welcoming ...
... lit at sunset as a fire source for the torchlight procession.
The MCs final words really struck a chord. Announcing the commencement of the torchlight procession, he described how, on the road back to the village, we’d have the setting sun behind us and moon in front.
"My God we live in a lovely place!" he exclaimed.
Saturday’s festivities were of a very different and ...
... that isn't owned by a royal. This is the birthplace of Winston Churchill and ancestral home of the Spenser's, of Princess Diana. We were blown away by the majesty of the place, and it ranks up there with Versailles and St. Catherine's Palace in St. Petersburg. John was particularly taken with Bleinhem. We ended with a lovely dinner at Ask Italian, and fell into bed exhausted before ...
... 400 years is the difference between historic and code violation), the resurrected pubs. Walk through the malls, alleys and courtyards.
For some comic relief we look in the souvenir stores, all full of the same t-shirts.
Rion buys a Doctor Who memento, even though we're off to Cardiff next week.
Then after a while of teasing around the town, we enter the "experience". This is a bit of a gallery and some historical ...
... and given a series of challenges to complete. The first challenge was 30 pictures from famous movie scenes with the human features removed from them (so, you could see the clothes, but no faces, hands, etc.). My team (Team Smith) won that challenge with a score of 24! The next challenge was rhebus puzzles, which we only just passed with a score of 10/18. After two rounds we were in second place, so the pressure was on. The final challenge asked a series of questions that all ...
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