So I asked them and they proudly announced that they had been married for fifty six years!
One of the things on my 104 challenge list is 'A Couple Married for 50+ Years', so I asked them to smile for the camera.
|A Couple Married 50+ Years - Photo 23 of 104|
|Something Dead - Photo 24 of 104|
This afternoon, I visited Coral and Bill at their house because Bill wanted me to take photos of one of his flowering vines. Unfortunately, the heat of the day left the flowers drooping a little, so I'll go back early tomorrow morning and try again while they are fresh from the cool night air.
After I left their house, I decided to go for a short ride. The weather had cooled considerably and it was a nice afternoon for some exercise.
As I pedalled down the street, I heard a whistle and when I turned to look ...
|A Local Man - Photo 25 of 104|
Not a pretty sight, I agree, but so very typical of The Gnome, and this is how you will find him every afternoon either on his verandah or as you see him here.
So quite a successful day for my challenge and I've figured out that for Adoring Husband and I to be married for fifty six years, he will have to live to the ripe old age of 108.
So I will look forward to that and our letters from the Queen :D