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... side." "Dogs are not very good at spelling or letter-writing." Said Barney, "I much prefer franking envelopes." Barney suddenly felt he'd spent enough time at the post office. "Shall we go?" "But I thought you had business to attend to?" Miss Josephine asked. "Oh yes," said Barney, "I almost forgot." With that he cocked his leg, left his traditional scented calling card, and walked a way. "Job done." "Oh, Barney." Said Miss Washington, as she ...
bit warm. After leaving here we went to Saltash to catch a boat around
past the naval dockyards to Plymouth harbor. The boat left from under
the Tamar River rail bridge , built by Brunel. Plymouth was just
bustling with activity being a fine warm Sunday. Lovely harbor, some
quaint shops , pubs and cafes line the Marina.The Mayflower memorial is
quite striking and one of the American ladies is a ...
... back to London as school starts on Tuesday
it appears that we have selected a bank holiday weekend to travel to Chester. We'll see what tomorrow brings
tried to wear shorts again but it is still quite cool and long trousers and vest are still required along with the obligatory brolly. Apparently that it no different to Adelaide at present. I wonder now why I left my auto watering system on?
... It was built in 1601 by a Mr Phelps who was the chief prosecutor in the Guy Fawkes trial.
We had a great lunch in The King's Arms Inn before the visit which allowed us to walk off the lunch in the house and gardens. I loved the garden with its wonderful borders of plants etc
Before "supper" (which included a piece of Bakewell Tart....) we were ...
... on this trip we didn't see any ghosts. Next we went to see a pirate show where I (apparently) learnt how to be a pirate. We learned the fighting stance, how to lunge, how to die, how to hack, how to slash and how to speak. Then I went to hold a bird of prey. When I got my go, I got to hold a Barn Owl. You could've also held a Harris Hawk but he wasn't out at that point in time. Once I had ...