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BITTER BITTER


It was cold. How cold? It makes no matter how cold once it reaches a certain depth. You feel it in your bones. Your blood thickens to syrup and your cheek bones, never really felt before, now tingle with pin-like … Continue reading

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DO NOT DISTURB…ON A CRUISE!


Well, hello from the middle of the Caribbean Ocean.   I’m on the last day of a week’s cruise and while my thinking chair is back home, I did find a deck chair that temporarily served the purpose.  So I got … Continue reading

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WEATHERING SOUTH FLORIDA


Well well well, winter has subtly descended upon South Florida…at least for a day or so. Our nighttime temps fell into the 60’s.  I rev’d up the heater last night just to take the edge off the slight nip in … Continue reading

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FIRST CAR


Among all the priceless memories in your lifetime, a really outstanding one has to be that of your first car.  Just about everyone I know can instantly tell you about his or her first car–often far far more than you … Continue reading

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END OF MARC & ROSEMARIE’S GREAT ADVENTURE


Going on a long vacation is a cornucopia of sensations. So much to do before you go and, oh, the expectations! To keep track of things I made list after list. So many things I’d need–or not, if you get … Continue reading

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MARC & ROSEMARIE’S GREAT ADVENTURE – The Ship


This is the final posting for our trip and it features pictures from the place we’ve called home for the past 13 days since we departed Barcelona and made our way across the mighty Atlantic. Celebrity Cruise Line’s Equinox is typical … Continue reading

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MARC & ROSEMARIE’S GREAT ADVENTURE – The Canary Islands


Contrast in the Canary Islands…the rural openess of Lanzarote on the left, the hustle-bustle of port city Tanerife on the right. We made two stops in the Canary Islands off the northwestern coast of Africa, first at the island of … Continue reading

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MARC & ROSEMARIE’S GREAT ADVENTURE – Agadir


No, we were not on a freighter despite our docking at an industrial port. Nonetheless, our chariots (buses) awaited us.  I thought they would wisk us alway to storybook Moroccan locations.  We may even be taken to the casbah! There … Continue reading

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MARC & ROSEMARIE’S GREAT ADVENTURE – Out to Sea


  We left Barcelona wanting more.  It is a majestic city with incredible architecture and expansive boulevards that welcome pedestrians as much as autmobiles and motor scooters. But when Tuesday rolled around, if we weren’t on the ship, it would … Continue reading

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MARC & ROSEMARIE’S GREAT ADVENTURE….Day 1


Day 1… Day of Departure.  The early morning goes smoothly; little is left to do.  I have been sufficiently compulsive and organized enough that everything that had to be done in preparation for the big trip has been completed and … Continue reading

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