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... we completed a few crossword puzzles in the usual haphazard manner:
Dad: "7 down, Zorro accessory, six letters, ending in 'ET'?"
- Stoney silence and puzzled faces -
Dad: [Turning to the back of the book] "RUSSET!!"
- More puzzled faces -
Mon: "What's a russet?"
Dad: "It's a Zorro accessory"
- Five minutes later -
Dad: "Oh, my mistake! 5 down 'winter apple' was the russet, Zorro's accessory is a ...
... beautiful, the pond was surrounded by lots of wildflowers (weeds). After sitting in the car and watching the butterflies and dragonflies whist eating my cake I decided it was time to take a closer look, and was very glad I did.
Strolling out in the midday sun, like all good Englishmen do, I was greeted by a carpet of grasshoppers which quickly scurried for cover. The pond itself was alive with life, most notably lots of hummingbird hawkmoths, I counted three and ...
... from the distance between ranches. Every ranch had to have its own smithy and had their own ways of doing things that evolved over time, so each ranch's barbed wire was slightly different, a fact about barbed wire that I (Tim) found rather interesting, against all the odds! The museum also had a large collection of ranch tools, ranging from brands, fence post diggers, tail clippers and other tools, most of which looked like instruments of ...
... the ring while I waited so it is a perfect fit. We wandered around the downtown area admiring the statues and buildings. We headed for the Loreto Chapel which has inside an amazing circular staircase which doesn't appear to have any support. The chapel is now privately owned and operated as a small museum. We walked around to look at the San Miguel Mission - the oldest church in the United States, built on 1610, and then on to the Cathedral Basilica of St ...
... her job. Even when we turn in at night, I can see her two little pointed ears up and scanning out the back window for trouble.
Also, let me share something that was a goal of "ours" before we left the cold of Maine. We're on a diet. Overall, its been going excellent and I can begin to tell that I'm losing some weight. We selected a "low carb" diet and while there are hundreds of them out there, we're using our own version. For ...