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Trip Ledger – Day 17 of 23 (May 21, 2010)

This is the ledger entry for the seventeenth day of our trip (our sixteenth day in the UK). Weather – warm, partly cloudy. Date – Friday, May 21, 2010 Left – left York at 12:20 pm. Arrived – in Windsor … Continue reading

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Trip Ledger – Day 16 of 23 (May 20, 2010)

This is the ledger entry for the sixteenth day of our trip (our fifteenth day in the UK). Weather – sunny, and warm enough we didn’t need sweaters or sweatshirts. Date – Thursday, May 20, 2010 Left – left Edinburgh … Continue reading

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Trip Ledger – Day 15 of 23 (May 19, 2010)

This is the ledger entry for the fifteenth day of our trip (our fourteenth day in the UK). Weather – chilly, grey. Date – Wednesday, May 19, 2010 Left – in Edinburgh all day. Arrived – stayed in Edinburgh, took … Continue reading

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Trip Ledger – Day 14 of 23 (May 18, 2010)

This is the ledger entry for the fourteenth day of our trip (our thirteenth day in the UK). Weather – Sunny, warm with a cool breeze (we only wore t-shirts and windbreakers). Date – Tuesday, May 18, 2010 Left – … Continue reading

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6th E-mail Home (5-17-2010)

This is our sixth e-mail to Minay’s sister, it’s dated 5-17-2010. From: Minay Sirois To: Lyndy Sherman 5/17/2010  10:16 PM Subject: days 11, 12 & 13 Hi, Lyndy, Well, we finished our Shakespeare journey at the house and farm where … Continue reading

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Trip Ledger – Day 13 of 23 (May 17, 2010)

This is the ledger entry for the thirteenth day of our trip (our twelfth day in the UK). Weather – Warmer, pleasantly cool, mostly sunny (so warm Minay didn’t wear her coat!!! – just a t-shirt and a sweatshirt). Date … Continue reading

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Flio’s Photo Album – May 17, 2010

Today, we ventured away from Muncaster Castle, heading to Hawkshead, a town associated with Beatrix Potter and William Wordsworth. We returned to Muncaster Castle in mid-afternoon, in time to see the herons feeding (i.e., fighting each other for scraps of … Continue reading

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5th E-mail Home (5-16-2010)

This is our fifth e-mail to Minay’s sister, it’s dated 5-16-2010. From: Michael Sirois To: Lyndy Sherman 5/16/2010  7:53 AM Subject: Quick Exit Hi, Lyndy– I’ve just got a minute before we leave here.  We’re in Little Sutton, which is … Continue reading

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Trip Ledger – Day 12 of 23 (May 16, 2010)

This is the ledger entry for the twelfth day of our trip (our eleventh day in the UK). Weather – Brisk, partly cloudy in the AM, quickly colder and cloudy, but the day ended sunny and cool. Date – Sunday, … Continue reading

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Flio’s Photo Album – May 16, 2010

Today, we left the Liverpool area, heading north to the Lake District. It was mostly just driving, with a few rest stops. Most of the pictures were taken at our destination, Muncaster Castle, where we spent two nights. Check out … Continue reading

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