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Plum Grove Township

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  • Day13

    Traveling thoughts

    June 11, 2015 in the United States

    The summer after my junior year of high school, I was newly 17. And my grandma Grace was turning 80. A big year, a big round square number. Eighty feels as though it has four sides. To celebrate this tremendous birthday, she went with her two daughters, and the two daughters of those daughters, to England and Scotland.

    It was my first trip to another country. A few things I remember vividly, and others I remember fuzzily. Soon, I'll be going to where my parents are living (in grandma's old house), and bringing years of boxes out of storage. Within one of those will be my old travel diary. I think of reading it with anticipation, and a hint of preliminary embarrassment. Does anyone love reading first hand the foolish things they thought when they were 17?

    Ninteen years have passed. An unbelievable amount of time. And grandma just passed away only last fall. It's almost nearly the same time of year we went before, with some slight adjustments.

    Grandma was 80, but I remember her being so spry. One of the sprightliest members of the group of us. I remember my first experience with throngs of asian tourists swarming over the massive stone antiquties in the British Museum; my floridian aunt calling the concierge to ask why there were no screens in her room. I remember the worst bout of food poisoning of my life, after a hamburger at the London Hard Rock Cafe; and emerging from my delerious stupor while looking around Spean Bridge, Scotland.

    Often when I visit a place, I think of the things I want to do when I come back. I suppose that trip was my first time thinking that thought. Somtimes I do, in fact, get to return to a place, to do those things I missed, or fulfill some childhood daydream. Even 19 years later. And even perhaps more years than that. It's a very exciting sort of blessing. It's a thought full of hopefulness.
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  • Day33

    Nassau

    March 21, 2015 in the United States

    So,we are officially done with cross over. The new cast are in, our heroes, villains, princesses and the gang are rested up and have their dance moves down. The shows have gone pretty well so far. Lots of energy and great fun backstage. Definitely get a work out.

    I've settled into ship life now. I'm installed in my cabin, have a great room mate and have finally been able to unpack. Im making some great friends too and really enjoying the sunshine. :-)

    Bahamas day today, chilling in Nassau and as with all my travels thus far yo various places I have managed to ind a coffee shop with good coffee and yummy cupcakes!

    Bit of a lot down today as ESPN weren't showing the England vs France match but the sun and steel drums have made up for that. I already have a 6 Nations catch up day planned form return home.

    Off to Castaway Cay again tomorrow, spot of BBQ and beach time before helping Mickey and Pals say goodbye to our guests. Then its back to Port Canaveral again.

    I know its repetitive but you cant complain really. I work in the Bahamas. On a fantastic ship with a awesome crew. Living the life! :-)
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Township of Plum Grove, Plum Grove Township

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