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Though I had to admire Kathleen's bright yellow and lime spotted green jumper AND it turns out she's 81! Amazing lady.
I'm going to have to make some pretty serious changes to my lifestyle patterns though if I'm not to disgrace my country and be caught out as a Group One colonial PLEB!
Another place this group populates are events such as the Broadway Vintage Car Show that was on last weekend.
The pictures say it all and although Rick is the ...
... including the impressive St James' Church on the south, and the Eight Bells pub just round the corner.
It might be more interesting here than we thought... though I have some niggling anxiety with this torchlight procession tonight whether the Wicker Man figures in any of their ancient festivities.
Pity about the rain but with our stuff arriving and the fair, it's to be expected.
The mighty Murphy is alive and well.
... view. Acres and acres of lavender made the rolling hills a mass of purple and green. We picked up some blueberry and lavender jam in the gift shop and it is really good on scones for breakfast.
Our next excursion was to Snowshill Manor and Gardens http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/snowshi ll-manor/. This is truly a unique place created by Charles Wade. In the early 1900's, Wade inherited a fortune, quit his ...
... the views. You could see all the way to Wales, 60 miles away.
Thursday is Allen's day. I enjoy seeing and walking the little villages. He wants to see and walk every one in England! The Cotswold villages are known to be some of the prettiest in the country and so we head out. First we visit Upper and Lower Slaughter, named for the Slaughter River. Charming with a mill and water wheel ...
... but never seen it. Isn't it really old?"
Check in was uneventful. We had one boy late, but only about 5 minutes. Then Polly got back around 11:30 so we had her mini birthday party. She was really excited, and we all just sat around eating cake and sipping champagne and chatting until 12:30. Then us girls all went to bed, and the boys stayed behind in the office to hash out more details for tomorrow. It is good to be a girl. ...