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Plenty of gravel to shovel  
   

Plenty of gravel to shovel

Day 3

March 22nd 2014
A cement mixer has been rented. We've laid down a chunk of the court with hand-mixed concrete; this will be faster but more rote. Today I've mostly been dipping water buckets from a big plastic cistern, carrying buckets of concrete, and shoveling sand and gravel. Breakfast was sweet potato, a yucca/plantain mash, and spicy pasta. I added a can of tuna salad later. While I sat on the porch eatin ... read more
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Dominican Flag Explored and claimed by Columbus on his first voyage in 1492, the island of Hispaniola became a springboard for Spanish conquest of the Caribbean and the American mainland. In 1697, Spain recognized French dominion over the western third of the islan... ... read more
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Tot: 0.609s; Tpl: 0.025s; cc: 8; qc: 40; dbt: 0.0228s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.4mb