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Jul 1, 2004 - Berwick upon Tweed

Right on the border of England and Scotland on the England side, is Berwick. Apparently it has changed hands between the two sides around 14 times. No Lisa, not recently, over thousands of years...it's called history. Sounds mean, but Lisa is sitting right next to me while I type, had to be done. All throughout the town are big steep grassy slopes called ramparts. I never knew what a rampart was, they're in the Star Spangled Banner, aren't they? You'd think they would have taught us that in school. We got to see a man mowing them in the...

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