The Old Anchor
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I can't believe it's happening the time has finally come For my wonderful boyfriend and I to jet off in the sun! After years and years of saving and lots of vigorous plans We're finally gonna go off for a year to work on our suntans. I know the year ahead of us will be full of amazing times, But it's really got me thinking of what we'll leave behind. Our friendships and family, each ...
... Frankie, George, Amy, Tigs and Mac were all sitting on chairs outside, with balloons and banners inside and outside the house!! Some neighbours popped by to say hi and welcome home and lots of hugs and catching up was done. The rest of the evening was a blur, as you can probably imagine...! ;-)
Good to be home. Amazed at the little car. Amazed ...
... animals there was a great jungle gym for them to use up their energy. Later in the afternoon I went into Colchester to grab a couple of bit's and pieces. It's funny while so much has changed since I left here when I was 17, there's so much that hadn't changed about the town. Colchester was the first of the great keeps and the largest built by the Normans in Europe: its dimensions are a powerful 46 x 33.5m (151 x 110ft). The castle was begun by 1076 and probably built ...
... often dismantled to cope with transportation under monsoon conditions.
300 miles per day travelled.
By sea to Penang
Java to Darwin
Darwin to Sydney
800 miles across the central desert (a first in itself)
Monsoon conditions, fabricating bridges, with a stockman pillion for a while until he was thrown off the bike.
Stanley’s foot crushed in ...
... lots of different things for dessert but my favourite is lemon meringue pie and Uncle Jerry made sure he gave me some before he put it out so I didn't miss out :-) I had another birthday cake and there was more singing and I had to make a speech. After the cake people started to leave.
In the living room there were drinking games going on that started at about 5pm. Dave was definitely the ring leader encouraging the drinking. They kept trying to get me to join ...