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Oct 11, 2016 - 36th Wedding Anniversary

First, my apologies for not keeping up with this... you know, excuses excuses excuses! After leaving Alabama, we traveled down to Pensacola, Florida and spent some time with Char Semple. We were on the way to Venice, FL to assist Patti's mother in her move from her home of many years (she is going to return to the Rochesterm NY area to a very nice independent living facility). Here we celebrated our 36th anniversary.

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Mar 17, 2009 - Venice Beach, Florida

On Tuesday, we drove over to Venice Beach to have lunch at Sharky’s (a restaurant that’s known for its grouper sandwiches) and to walk on the Venice Pier. Fantastic views! The fishing was good for both man and beast… the fishermen were pulling in mullet left and right, and the pelicans were diving for baitfish. Note to Fishermen: If your cast should be caught or picked up by a seabird, especially a pelican, do not cut your line as your bird will surely die with the hook and line embedded. Reel the bird in slowly and try to remove the hook...

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