August 3rd, 2002

pinkie pie

Messing about in boats

`Nice? It's the ONLY thing,' said the Water Rat solemnly, as he leant forward for his stroke. `Believe me, my young friend, there is NOTHING--absolute nothing--half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.
I rented a canoe this afternoon and spent a couple hours paddling up and down the Rideau Canal (for those that know Ottawa, from Dow's Lake to just above Patterson Creek and back.) Boy, are my arms and ankles sore, but I had a great time, and a couple of things sort of clicked into place. Collapse )
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