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Being back

What a marvelous time I had on holidays.  More than marvelous, exceptionally marvelous.  I'm struggling to work out how to write about it but I might just slowly trawl through the days one by one to drag out the joy.  That could be a fun thing.

It's funny how you get back from a great time and want to make every day of your life as great as that time.  And you can't nor should it be.  The joy of amazing things comes from being completely suprised by it and without some of the ordinary and mundane it would never pale in comparison.  What I found to be a take home message was that getting older (or not being young) doesn't mean I need to lay down and be bored/boring.  So many women doing amazing things.

Dogs have been good and are not broken or too fat.  The neighbor accidentally set fire to the fence while I was away but luckily Mum put it out with the hose (and she conveniently hosed their sound system which they play very annoying loud music on.  Good job Mum).  Someone ran into the back of my car but that is all organised and off to the repairers in a week's time.  All in all nothing serious.

One last day off and then back to work tomorrow.  Luckily we have some agility fun with friends on Wednesday night to keep me pushing through.

And look who is here? We must have crested the hump of winter


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Aug. 15th, 2017 05:18 am (UTC)

I love multi-part travelogues. With many photos so I can see the sights. Our day at the beach will take many installments for me because beach photos are special. Romping Gordons make them even better.

Aug. 15th, 2017 07:52 pm (UTC)
Sorry you have to go back to work. Post vacation is such a let down. I am so glad you had such a great vacation! I am looking forward to reading about it. :-)
Aug. 16th, 2017 01:01 am (UTC)
I want lots of little stories, yes I do.
Aug. 16th, 2017 02:28 am (UTC)

Sounds like lots happened while you were gone. Welcome home.

Aug. 16th, 2017 06:40 pm (UTC)

Fire!!! Hosing down the speakers was an ace move. Lol.

Aug. 17th, 2017 12:19 pm (UTC)
A few wild happenings while you were away....I'm glad the dogs were fine. I loved seeing all the pictures of your trip on FB! I look forward to seeing more here.
Aug. 17th, 2017 08:49 pm (UTC)
what an amazing adventure you had!! So bummed I wasn't able to show you all about Oregon grass seed. 😕 Enjoy your last bits of vacation!
Aug. 20th, 2017 08:37 am (UTC)
I know! If I'd done another 2 days on the holiday I would have been able to make it out to you. You are a long way out ;). You will be impressed when I write about day 4.
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