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Thursday, August 11, 2011

Stowaway and a Sylville Kinda Day

Jordan Lake State Park
Poplar Point CG (site E95)
Apex, NC

Meet our little stowaway, Roamin P. Duck (RPD).  We’re not sure what the P stands for, any suggestions?   He doesn’t require much upkeep and he really seems to like water.

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We like the water too and spent most of the afternoon floating in the cove.  Roamin encouraged us to go for a paddle late in the afternoon since it wasn’t too hot so we obliged him.  The water was like glass.  Don’t let Gin get too far away.

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Unfortunately, there are several dead fish washed up on the shore around here and it smells like Smudge’s breath.  I didn’t know that Ospreys would let Buzzards get this close to them, and this Heron screeched at us as he flew away.

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We could get used to this kind of life.  We were so at ease and comfortable all day.  It’s what we like to call a Sylville kinda day.  Serenity personified.

Thanks for dropping by, and enjoy each day of your life’s journey by finding beauty in the ordinary.

8 comments:

LG61820 said...

I'm so happy for you. Enjoy the peace. LG

Paul and Marti Dahl said...

I like your Roamin P. Duck, I can't wait to introduce him to our Tag.

Make sure you get this relaxing lifestyle down pat, it'll do you both good when you hit the road fulltime. Practice makes perfect!

Nancy and Bill said...

Interesting Osprey photo. Being out and enjoying nature is just so relaxing. Looks like a FINE day!!

Karen and Al said...

Kayaking is such a relaxing way to spend a day.

Gail and Rick (Gypsy Turtles) said...

Love the duck! He must be related to Sherry's friend :)

You look so relaxed...enjoy!

Catherine, Jo Beth and Grace said...

Looks like a great day. Glad you are enjoying your freedom.

wheelingit said...

Cute little stowaway and a great day looks like! Enjoy!
Nina

Sherry said...

Duckie is VERY excited to meet Roamin. He thinking hard about the P and wants you to head straight out here so he can show Roamin the great lakes he's been on. Hope that house sells PDQ.