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Jun 22, 2007 - Leicester and Cousin Brenda

This was a very expensive train trip. "£30 for an hour and twenty minutes?" I said to the ticket seller and he confirmed that I was right. No wonder I have been taking buses. But, he added "It is only £31 for a return ticket" so I purchased on one of them. I had a wonderful week with Brenda who is about 12 years older than me. We shared our lives and she told me many family stories. My English family were really coming alive for me now.. they are real people rather than a few black and white photos in an album. We worked on the family tree...

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