In addition, on Friday 1 June, the Olympic torch is coming to Southport -- and The Man and I actually and amazingly enough, know two of the torch bearers! One of them, Hilda, who is 81, will bring the flame a block down the road from our house to had over a block further down. Only it's not a 'hand-over' is it? It's a 'kiss' when one torch 'kisses' the next torch down the line. Then it will be a mad rush to wherever along the route Ben is to watch this young man who we have known since he was in
Saturday, The Man, leaves on the long trek to our house in France. And later that day my sister-in-law and a close friend, Kate arrive for the rest of the special 4-day weekend. Guess I'll have to plan dinner! Oh, and they are also bringing their dogs... Woof! Woof!
Sunday there is a special Diamond Jubilee Service at our church which promises to be quite an extravaganza. I am sure the place will be packed. I'll wear red, white and blue and get to sing
I have absolutely no idea what to do with Monday and Tuesday. I only know what I won't be doing -- basking in the sun -- starting on Friday and for the entire 4 days the high is predicted to be 14C (58F). Brrrrr...