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Tuesday, May 30, 2006

Summer has arrived

Memorial Day weekend usually brings big changes to our quiet little corner. Suddenly people are everywhere - on souped-up noisy motorcycles, in canoes and kayaks on the river, creating long lines at restaurants. There were cars piled up 8 deep on both sides waiting to get across the covered bridge, which only has one lane. They didn't seem to know the local etiquette either - 2 cars go one way, then 2 go the other. Impatient people (from New York, we always assume!) were going 5 or 6 at a time in one direction. But there's a reason they come here - it's beautiful, and if you like outdoor sports, the northwest corner of Connecticut is a great place to be! (and I don't even work for the tourist bureau!) Posted by Picasa

4 Comments:

Blogger Felicia said...

Looks like fun - the water looks swift!

8:03 PM  
Blogger Louz said...

Looks so lovely and green!

12:39 AM  
Blogger Pierre said...

Your right, it's beqautiful... My kind of natural place! And I love those covered bridges!

3:49 PM  
Blogger Nicola said...

Oh, I'd love to join that person!

5:16 PM  

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