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... to them, I may never have to.
So let's get started.
The day started off a bit slow. I slept in a bit because I had basically gone Wednesday through Thursday on about 6 hours of sleep. I was tired and needed the rest. Now, I have to say that the night before (Thursday night) I said to myself, that wouldn't it be neat if it snowed on my "tour" day. Just something to add an extra element to trying to imagine what it felt and looked like ...
... past and those of the present for their service will never be enough. They have made the ultimate sacrifice and I am so thankful for all of them.
The only negative about the day was that during the reception for the Aggie exhibit I was made aware that George Patton's granddaughter was there. When the Aggie group saw my reaction, they immediately spread out to find her for me. I had 15 people looking for her. Unfortunately she ...
... have it downstairs, that doesn't seem to be the case. Perched at the top of the stairs is the "best" reception, with difficulties downloading photos or anything other than basic email.
There is a real log fire in the lounge, and the landlord promises to clean it out daily and restart it for us late afternoon. Definitely a plus. Know how much work goes into maintaining one of those.
We spent the morning exploring Oostende by bicycle. The town
is extremely neat and clean and really quite a nice place to be. We essentially
made a circuit that included the beach front and parts of the city. The beach
is long, wide and sandy and actually reminded me a lot of our beach back home
in Mtunzini. There were quite a few guys fishing off the piers and we actually
saw a fish being caught. It was all of ...
... he explained to us all about the towns stone and that they are so proud of the stone, not only is it used to build all the buildings in the town, it is also celebrated through am artist invitation every year. This has gone for 75 years, where the quarry gives 200 kilos of blue stone for an artist to come to their town an sculpt a sculpture in four weeks. The only requirement is they it needs to stay in the town for 5 years before it can leave. Many ...