The Acorn Inn of Elon
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I woke up around 8 to get washing done and to finish packing the box of stuff to send home.
Gail's cousin, Regina, arrived around 10:30 to take me to lunch. She is a hoot. We had a lot of laughs.
We first went to the Harley shop so I could get a hat pin and then we went to Rueben's Hole In The Wall diner for lunch. We both had a cheeseburger and fries. The cheeseburgers are fairly big so ...
... an amazing view. The smell around there wasn't so amazing though. We looked over the side of the cliff and a dead deer was starting to decompose. We assume it had been hit by a car.
Arrived home around 4:45 and immediately jumped in the shower to get ready to go out for dinner. Gail was meeting Jeff and me at Kickback Jack's.
I was to meet some more of their friends, ...
... first time.
Jason, Gail's son, and his two daughters arrived and we chatted while the girls swam in the pool. They didn't care that it was raining. They spent a couple of hours to wait to see Gail when she got home.
it kept raining most of the day and we spent some of the evening out on the porch watching the thunderstorms.
It was a quiet day and I forgot to take any ...
... go hungry around them.
After lunch, we played cards and looked at photo albums. Elizabeth has 29 great grandchildren.
I had a very quiet afternoon reading and catching up on emails.
We cleaned up outside from the party and I found this butterfly that I thought could only be found in Queensland.
We are all completely buggered from the big weekend, so its early nights all ...
Everyone was up by about 8:30 and cooking a huge breakfast. There was bacon, scrambled eggs, homegrown tomatoes, biscuits and milk gravy. Biscuits are not like ours. They call them cookies. Their biscuits are kind of like a savoury scone. The milk gravy is made out of the fat of the bacon and flour and milk. Sounds pretty awful but its actually really good. Brilliant for soaking up the previous nights alcohol .. ...
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