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Tuesday, 29 November 2011

Pen pal visits London

My pen pal, Cindy and her husband Jim visited London last weekend.  Cindy and I have been pen friends for over 40 years, we have sort have sort of grown up together and until December 2010 had never met.  But last December I took a trip to Berlin and met Cindy and her husband, we met again, briefly, in May this year at Heathrow airport and then again last weekend when they did a flying visit to London.

We met at the Cabinet War Rooms so we could visit it together, then we took a walk up to the National Portrait Gallery for dinner and good long chat.  

I gave Cindy and Jim a small gift that I had made them, which I included in my crafting blog.
http://lynnes-crafting.blogspot.com/2011/11/cross-stitch-us-army.html

1 comment:

  1. How wonderful! Meeting panpals is always great, and there's nothing like seeing somebody for the first time whom you've known for years but never met - I know the feeling. And then the reunions are great, too, of course. Lovely photo of your friends!

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