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... briefly for lunch and then headed off again to Scottsdale, through Phoenix. The movies Jerry Maguire and Little Miss sunshine were filmed here, which is pretty cool.
The weather is getting much colder now with the temperature tonight in Scottsdale around 5 degrees. Tonight we travelled to dinner in style in little tuk-tuk style cars! It was so fun to get shown around Scottsdale this way and see all the pretty Christmas lights! We went to a sports bar again for ...
... and chatted for quite a while. It had been a real treat to talk to Mike about films we shared in interest in and to see his autographed photographs, Beatles posters and assorted Americana. We left at about 8pm and were back in our super cool motel room by half past. I went to bed immediately and Harry turned out the light soon afterwards, although I think he was on his BlackBerry under the covers again.
The heat had drained us, but it had been a great experience all ...
... week we headed to the town of Prescott north towards the Grand Canyon . It's amazing what altitude can do to the weather, We wore sweaters and jeans and I was still a bit chilly at night but the town is at about 6,000 feet - there was snow in the hills!! The B&B was lovely and the town a real old western small town that had once been the territorial capital of the Arizona Territory - before it was a state. We went to the famous Palace Saloon.
... Here is a link to a short video with Remy's photos for you all to see: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jOo2Wuho 8OQ&feature=youtu.be
A quote I learned a long time that I loved but never absorbed is the following: "Worrying does not empty tomorrow of its troubles, it empties today of its strength". WIth Remy's passing, I finally understood what this truly meant.
Love you all,
... on my new house numbers--just waiting for the new windows and screens for the front. Just the trim and a bit of touch up left to do. And another coat of paint on the patio floor. They promised it would cover in one coat, but later they countered that with--well, it was grey concrete so it needs 2 coats! Later I have some painting in mind for the kitchen and a few other places inside. I like the way the place is improving.
June 25th-Monday. I was awake and ...
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