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... to the Ypres Salient battlefields and The Menin Road, through which so many British and Commonwealth troops had passed on their way to the Allied front line. From 11th November, 1929 the Last Post has been sounded at the Menin Gate Memorial every night and in all weathers. The only exception to this was during the four years of the German occupation of Ypres from 20th May 1940 to 6th September 1944. The daily ceremony was instead continued in England at Brookwood ...
... not leave it out in the hallway.
I slept most of the afternoon – no more loo visits, drank lots of water, with the cramp episodes becoming further apart. The nurse called me again around 5pm and said to stay in my cabin for the rest of the night and they’d talk to me again in the morning and probably let me out then. I felt a bit like a convict but glad I’d done the right thing.
And now ...
... with the basic old key shape of a long
shaft terminating in a single piece of steel going down at a 90 degree angle
with just enough of a uniqueness to match it to its door. Also on display
was a huge map of Bruge made in lace. We had seen one of these before at
the home we are staying. Kurt, one of our hosts had pointed it out on one
of the big walls in the house on which it was mounted. Apparently, though
once common, they are now few and ...
... a nice day with blue sky and sun, the icy wind just cut through everything.
We had a bit of a chuckle because all along the beach-front, the restaurants and bars have hundreds, maybe a thousand ...
... from which people walk and bike in the area.
After the drama of the Luxembourg walks, today's walk was tame by comparison, but very pleasant and pastoral. We lunched in the abbey cafeteria before saying "farewell" to Michel and heading on to Brussels.
Brussels is the most important center of the European Union administrative offices, and a lovely city in its own right. Daniel met us there to act as our guide, explaining the conflict between the Flemish (Dutch) ...