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... s like
being in Texas, where people talk to you on the train or bus or in
line. When we said we were from Texas, their eyes would light up -
definitely more romantic than saying you were from New Jersey.
Driving a car from Scotland to south England was a little too much. Actually driving in UK was stressful - not good for our relationship. You absolutely need it for the Highlands of Scotland, but we could have used ...
and then had lunch at the Shady Grove. What a perfect afternoon. That
night Alex welcomed Tony, Torrey, Sarah Meadows, Annie and Ramie to
town. We ate at Guero's with Kathy. Kara then went crazy decorating
the Grimace house with ribbon, wrapping paper and streamers so Sam's
birthday would lose none of its feel on the road. The next morning,
Sam's birthday, we had very clear instructions from our youngest. There
was to be ...
... d say to the parents, "Oh you have two little children!" Just to look down meant I had to bend forward, which I would do, and saw the kids and greeted them appropriately. We were also walking past a table of adults. Clarissa greeted them and said to one of the guests, "You'd like to shake Mr. Bunny's hand?" Bingo! I looked down to see the guy's outstretched hand so I could shake it. Otherwise, I'd have left the guy hanging having no idea what he ...
... and first visit with Santa. And then I wondered just where these pictures would end up; the walls on which they would hang, the computer wallpapers they'd become, the photo albums they'd be filed away in, the Facebook posts and all the "likes" and comments that would follow. These pictures were for posterity. Those infants would grow up and look upon these photos seeing themselves in Santa's arms, then pass it on when their time comes. These mothers, fathers ...
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The Fun stuff! The Texas Longhorns!
College football (Seperate to the NFL) is massive here in the States and this follows true for Texas. The team here in Austin is The "Texas Longhorns". and last year the football team made a net profit of $71 million dollars, this compares to the top rugby league teams earning $2 milion a year. College footballers cannot be paid ...