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September 8th 2018
Published: September 10th 2018
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Silver Lining Dept.: being ill was actually a great gift; it got me out of tourist mode and into ”residence” sooner than I might have otherwise done. I am inhabiting this space and place, not merely perching here. I shop, I cook, I wash up. I watch TV (WAY too many vet and animal rescue shows!), I do laundry, iron, clean house, nap, read, water plants and sit in the sun watching the cat prowl... Read Full Entry

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Bury’s Abbey GardensBury’s Abbey Gardens
Bury’s Abbey Gardens

Kids frolicking amongst the blooms
Ruins of original Abbey Ruins of original Abbey
Ruins of original Abbey

From 7th century

10th September 2018

I appreciate your recognition that you do not have to be on the go all the time. That the goal was to experience living there. And there's plenty of time to see what needs to be seen. Love your photos and find myself yearning to be other than where I am. Must renegotiate that...
10th September 2018

Thanks for the validation, Diane! After my extensive travels this weekend, I’m having a quiet day, in which my big adventure was refueling the car ($52.. gulp!), making potato salad, and bingeing on realty shows like “Escape to the Country” and “A Home in the Sun.”

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