Stand by is over and I am back in the land of the living again. Monday ended with me bringing a bottle of wine home, before I even got back to the boat(I was in the marina) it was opened and I sat with a friend I had not seen for ages catching up eith old news. I then had a drink with Valonia as well and finished the evening off with several large Vodka's and Tonic's a good way to start a few days off.
Tuesday lunch I got a call form my sister to say they where on there way down to see me on there boat.
They tied up by the bridge and we went to the Broadface for dinner.
Picture taken from the bridge.
The food in there is excellent and the wine selection is pretty good. I would recommend it to anyone. We wondered back to the boat to let the dog out and continue with the wine drinking. I had to get a cab home as the walk would have been twice as long as usual hic!
After a rather lazy morning I caught up with Valonia after going for lunch, we thought we might do some foraging for sloes however it still a bit early in the season yet, I might have to drink gin just with tonic for now. Note to self must buy gin and tonic as have neither. Oh well will sticjk to the wine I suppose, its a hard life
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