Our summer holiday is always far out!
We usually set out early with bucket and spade, park in the shade under the cliffs, eat some breakfast sitting in the van – smoked salmon sandwiches, strips of bacon soaked in maple syrup, strong black coffee. Then we get down and dirty; sand pictures, rock sculptures, walks into the cool caves, or up the gorgeous red sand dunes. Sometimes I just read, slumped in a deck chair. We play French cricket too, or boule, or rounders.
I’m always stoked, spending time with my mates like that; bonding, liberating. The only drag is the spacesuits.
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