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Published: June 11th 2008
In front of the famous statue of Carl and Christina
Well, folks, we've officially made it to the last page of our itinerary!
I remember when I first laid eyes on it and felt somehow separated from it, like it wasn't real, a myth, a fairy tale. (Actually, it quite resembled one!) Now, as we look through it, it's an instant diary of our tours, visits, meetings, lunches, and families!
I cannot start expounding upon today though before writing about the wonderful get together party we had yesterday evening! Sabine and Christer Stromberg hosted a party for the team, host families, and close friends in Rotary with a lovely barbecue on the lawn complete with accordions, dancing, singing, and laughing (the laughing at this point is a given). We had a lovely time, and it was a fabulous exclamation point on our stay in Ronneby!
Today we met and toured Water Jet Sweden where they make machines that do cutting with high pressure streams of water. Yet again, those Swedes are so innovative! (Have I said that yet?)
Following Water Jet, we journeyed to Karlskrona and had a brief tour of the Admiral's palace and a walk through the city, and then it was time to meet our
Real men wear capris
American and Canadian men, take heed to this wise fashion choice!
final families! Now settled in Karlskrona, I find myself in the heart of the city and am optimistic about a glorious final hurrah on the GSE program!
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