Thursday, November 23, 2014
DAYS I LOVE
No appointments today! I talked Ms. Cleo into sleeping until 6:30 this morning followed by breakfast, doing Cleo’s necessaries, eating, reading the paper(which I dearly love having waiting for me at my front door and catching another 40 winks or so afterwards on the coach.
I SIGNED IT!!!!
THE AMENDED BOOK CONTRACT FOR MY SOON TO BE BOOK BEHIND ENEMY LINES
WAS IN THE MORNING MAIL. MY MAIN ACHIEVEMENT FOR THIS DAY WAS TO SIGN THE TWO COPIES, ATTACH A CHECK FOR $1,800.00 AND PUT IT IN THE MAIL % JOHN PIERCE OF BAPTIST TODAY.
GEORGIA: DID YOU KNOW FACTS?
The colonists had barely left Gravesend, England, when a host of them came down with sea sicknesses. None died from it but some were probably were fearful.
In 2008 I was part of an Elderhostel trip to Athens, Greece and Cycladic Islands. We’d been aboard our ship for the island cruise less than two hours when I began throwing up ands running off through my rear anatomy. When I finally slowed the trotting down I got myself to the top deck for help. They gave me a motion pill and told me to lie down and gave me a wet towel for my forehead. For a couple of hours I wasn’t at all sucre of my survival but my supper time I was o.k. At least ten others of our small crew were also smitten. They didn’t have motion pills in the 1730’s.