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Second week of holidays.

Is it just me, or has this week gone slooooow. October is going to be a busy month after all. More on that later.

Sister is currently in Fiji and just when I thought I wouldn't miss her five times a day phone calls, I found myself excited when an incoming call from her husbands phone appeared across my phone screen. All I got from her was that Fiji is hot, but not hotter than Tahiti - a stint we did back in 2002 together. I'm more worried about our Bebi being without his Mum for so long for the first time, but then I watched The Incredibles tonight and Bebi is exactly like Baby Jack Jack, so maybe it's the babysitters I should be worried about.

Yesterday nine women did in my grandmothers garden what one man won't do. It took us five hours to weed the garden from the line side of the lemon tree, around the house and to the plum side of the lemon tree. Pulling weeds from over sized gardens is a fickle bitch.

Brother 3 and I took advantage of having our Mum to ourselves this week. I tried to persuade her into telling me who her favorite child was. I know who it is, she knows who it is .. the other four are in denial about who it is, but it's pretty obvious that it's not the ones that start with an O, R, F or J.

Video conference weekend. I'm about to sit down, at 10.30pm, and watch the Saturday sessions.

Everything is good. Everything is grand.
I've got the whole wide world in the palm of my hand.


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