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... taking photos and then just soaking up the atmosphere.
As we collected our shoes it began to rain, and as RK switched the engine on it started to pour with rain with tropical intensity. Perfect timing!
We then drove for another 3 hours and stopped for lunch in a very nice restaurant, where grilled fish was on the menu - we try to have curry just once a day, as 5 weeks of eating curry twice ...
... cooks. He has been with the family for 49 years. Col also attended so am expecting some Chettinad cuisine when we get back! Dinner was another delight. A set menu of four courses starting with capsicum soup, followed by Masala Prawns with rice and vegetables. Main Course was quail with rice which had cashews and raisins in it. Dessert was Passionfruit Mousse. Too much food! Even had original Ivory and silver fish knife and fork!!! ...
... us a map of the village so Mum and I went for a good walk. We had read that there was a weaving studio for sari's so we were both keen to look at this. We did find this by hearing the sound of the looms, but it wasn't open to visitors. The children here all rushed up asking us for pens. I should describe the hotel a bit more. There is a grand entrance lobby with marble floors and columns. This is used ...
... tuk back to the hotel and had a look round the hotel facilities. They have a lovely gym there so hopefully will be able to keep up with the running. We had arranged to meet Jenny, Carol and Ronnie at 5pm in the hotel lobby. It was so lovely to see them all and they hadn't changed a bit since I'd seen them 10 years ago. The plan for tonight was to go to the book launch of "Anglo-Indians - 500 Years" which was being held at the President Hotel ...
... dress in her beautiful wedding sari, full of real gold threads.
In every photo, I see Amalan looking very serious, which prompts me to ask him, "Why aren't you smiling?"
"It's a serious day in a man's life," he replies matter-of-factly. After a few seconds, he smiles just a bit.
Valli goes to pick up their son ...