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Jun 16, 2019 - Happy Father's Day

Happy Father’s Day to all you Father’s & sons! Another beautiful sunny day in the mid 70’s. We took Rupert down to the wharf to exercise him. It was very, very windy, but we still enjoyed watching the fishing boats come in. A plus when it’s windy is that the mosquitos aren’t bad but when the wind stops blowing they eat us up! We had a wonderful lobster dinner for Father’s day. Many of us brought covered dishes to share. During our driver’s meeting we enjoyed dessert. We will get an early start tomorrow to head to Prince Edward Island. We...

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Jun 15, 2019 - A day in the Village Historique Acadien

We have been blessed with another beautiful day! Temps started out again in the 50’s & by afternoon up to 70’s. We packed a lunch to take with us to visit the Village Historique Acadien. The Acadiens came from France to Nova Scotia then were run out by the british to Caraquet. Acadiens were the first French to come to America. There they set up settlement here in the 1700’s. The settlement tour was from 1770 up to 1949. Showing the progression as time went on. Every day was just a day of survival. Life wasn’t easy. But it just amazes me how...

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Jun 14, 2019 - Blundering Day

It rained all night our last night at camp. Paul was really hoping not to have to drive in the rain today to Caraquet (pronounced Cara cat). It wasn’t raining but the fog made for a heavy mist. Our wagon master was set to pull out at 8:00 & the tail gunner at 9:30. We are to pull out anytime between that. When we are ready to roll, we radio Fantasy #2 (our tail gunner) that we are leaving. When we arrive at our new location we radio our wagon master, Fantasy #1. He then assist us to our site. Well we were just about ready to head out this...

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