Blue Jay Motel
Travel Blogs from Hampton
... back to work, at least part time. We enjoy him and will be glad to see him on Friday nights. Back home to relax.
December 28th-Saturday-Blue skies and 31 degrees! Most of the new snow is gone, but piles from the snow last week are all around looking sad and dirty. I am up early and Phil will sleep a bit longer. We had all kinds of plans for the day, but ended up doing none of them. Finally decided to go to the movies, and saw The secret Life ...
... and he recognized Phil, he is younger and Phil did not know him but by the time they finished the ‘who do you know’ game they were great friends. I took a picture of the 2 of them and he asked me to send it to him so will do that tomorrow. We spent a lot of time with him, and then his Captain came by and Phil did know him so more talk. One of the politician’s in the parade spotted Phil and came over to talk for a bit too. Of course we also ...
We did so many cool things today! We started this morning by walking to Salem Harbor. The Friendship is a replica of a period sailing ship. As we approached the ship, we could see people aboard. There were Navy seamen training on the ship. It was pretty cool watching them climb and work the ropes.
After spending some time enjoying the sailboats and harbor view, we walked down to The House of Seven Gables as made famous ...
... but the snow has stopped. Across the street the sidewalk is shoveled before 6AM!!!! The roads were cleared all night so driving is good today. It looks like about 3 inches of the heavy wet white stuff! We are packed but in no hurry to leave as the room is not open till 3pm. There are power outages here, but we are fine. We left home around 11-all the streets are bare so a nice trip with a stop for soup and a shared sandwich. The bare trees are beautiful with the snow on them. Once ...
... Lake street, you know where that is?
Yeah I know Lake Street, can almost see it from here.
OK, I live in the big brick building, Come in the door and push bell for 116.
Ok, You want that delivered?
Yes I want it delivered.
A bit later the phone rings.
I cannot find your number I am on Main street.
Well I live on Lake Street!
Oh, I know Lake street.
I want that pizza hot.
Oh it will ...