Today was taken up preparing for a dinner party. In the morning we headed off to the Supermarket to buy the food and Port for the evening. On our return Anne cleaned the boat while Stephen prepared dinner. The pastry case for the tart caused a few problems – which meant Stephen had to run back into town to get some more flour to make a second pastry case. Lucky he made 2 cases as the filling was too much for the one.
We had been informed that there was going to be an unveiling
of a statue at the marina today at 12.30. 12.30 came and went - nothing was
happening by the statue – so we decided to carry on working and keep an
eye open for when it did happen. Later in the afternoon we heard someone
speaking through a loudspeaker – looked out and saw the statue had been
unveiled – we’d missed it. The statue is a statue of a wave and was
unveiled by the king of
Our dinner guests, Carl and T, have been missing Heinz baked
beans form the
Mistletoe are due back tomorrow – we stocked up with gin in readiness for their return.