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RUSSIA...The Golden Ring of Postcode 150,000

April 5th 2020
On our wedding day Denise & I exchanged gold rings. I was then told I could kiss my bride. I moved in and picked her up which brought gasps and squeals of delight. We then kissed long and hard. The minister said he had never seen that before. I thought he was referring to lifting her off her feet and swinging her around...maybe it was the length of the kiss. Denise also might hav ... read more
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Russian Flag Founded in the 12th century, the Principality of Muscovy, was able to emerge from over 200 years of Mongol domination (13th-15th centuries) and to gradually conquer and absorb surrounding principalities. In the early 17th century, a new Romanov Dynas... ... read more
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11th April 2020

Rings of Gold
You've become smitten with Russia..... we are eager to see what it has to offer. You found another town to get married in. You've been married in Australia and in Mali. I'm not sure you'd have to pay goats in Russia but maybe vow renewals are coming. Rich in history and thanks for sharing the beauty.
11th April 2020

Rings of Gold
I'm not a seer or an oracle MJ, but the idea of recommitting 40 years of marriage in the 17thC Rostov Veliky Kremlin has very much crossed my mind...maybe 'Rings of Rostov' could be the theme...Mmmm. I also hear Patriarch Kirill (Cyril) is currently pressing for it to be restored as a monastery. It is thus not just Golden Rings but also Cyril that is still calling me as in my last blog. The ring or is it the call to renew my vows that is tightening? Mmmm!

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