My Happiness - Midi
"Night Owl and Her Mate"
Because My Mate is an Early Bird - imagine the
My "Official Owl Seal" A gift from Whisper :-)
Nerves Finally Played a Dirty Trick!
We spent the 1st night in Melbourne and the new husband
spent Sunday morning looking for a Pharmacy open,
for "cold sore" lotion for his bride - Duh!
On Our Way at Last!
We just made it in time to catch the train to Bairnsdale
where we had to get the bus to our destination.
A very popular honeymoon seaside township.
Three other couples were also waiting, we were all heading
Once there we relaxed, well to a degree :-)
We were all very careful not to mention being on our
honeymoon, although it was quite obvious that we were.
I got tired of all this pussyfooting around and said ...
"Come on confess, we are all honeymooners"
This was greeted with a great sigh of relief and from that
point on we swapped notes.
One couple was from New South Wales, one from South
Australia and the other, like us, were Victorians.
And we had all been married at half hour intervals.
For the rest of our stay we teamed up and went everywhere
together, and for me it was a "new look" as well.
I went shopping - I had never worn shorts or slacks, but
I soon became a proud owner of both.
These items of clothing were a necessity - for the activities
Tandem riding in the hills, oh boy, what an experience!
A boat trip across a large lake for a beach picnic ...
another first! ... And much, much more!
We all kept in touch for at least 10 years, until growing
families - changing jobs etc. finally caused us to
Another Great? Day & Evening!
go for a walk with me - he just wanted to read!
Time passed - then a knock on the door - one of the couples said
they needed my help, their chalet was in darkness.
"Me?!" ... I said ... "I can't help!" ... but I agreed to go with
What a Lovely Surprise!
The button below shows the fun we all had during
the 10 days we were at Lakes Entrance.