was held a Buninyong, near Ballarat.
As usual my photography drive brought me in to town
on a back road where I sighted this statue.
A tribute to the gold mining days.
Friday September 6, sunrise was a at 0657.
I thought it would be a few minutes earlier
yesterday, Friday, September 13.
How wrong was I?
Officially sunrise was 0627
Clouds on the horizon would not have helped
even if I had been on time.
When Father in Law moved to a
…I offered to sell all these types of knick-knacks
on Facebook for the family.
This small vase was one of my favourites.
Inside the lid was a piece of sticky tape holding
a piece of paper on which was written 1978.
Unfortunately it either ended up in an op shop,
with many bone china cup and saucer sets,
or was thrown directly into the rubbish.
However, we were not attending with the rabble,
rather we were going Gold Class.
which only caters for 24 patrons.
We are usually in seats 15-16 or 21-22.
I had not been aware of the ‘tradition’
until the following year when I was again
asked out ‘…for our traditional movie outing…’
This year it is to be the new
Star Wars movie in December.
Yes, I have already been asked! 🙂
The tradition continues. 🙂
We are not grandparents
so cannot claim the title.
However I often talk about
my Grandfather in World War I.
He passed away in 1952
about a week after the only photo
of a grumpy 18 month old Woolly
was taken with his Grandfather.