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The Ghost of Calico Acres
by Bonnie Turner

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A psychological ghost story: Haunting memories lurk in the shadows of this mysterious walk from the past.

When Dr. Marc St. Clair inherits his eccentric aunt Miriam’s old Victorian house at Calico Acres, in southwestern Wisconsin, her Last Will and Testament states that he and his invalid wife, Summer, must live there for one year before they can own it. Despite the fact that the house is rumored to be haunted, Marc falls in love with it and accepts Miriam’s generous offer ... against Summer's wishes. But after a disastrous honeymoon, and a riding accident that left his beautiful wife confined to a wheelchair—bitter and full of self-pity—he believes that for their marriage to work, they must move away from her meddling parents.

Summer hates the spooky house on sight when they arrive at Calico Acres with their housekeeper, Josephina, on a cold, snowy January day. As unexplained events occur throughout the year, Sum...

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Re: Let's Tour NY
« Reply #400 on: June 27, 2013, 01:45:26 PM »
The Botanical Gardens will have to be added to our agenda for the next trip to NY.  Just don't know for sure when that will be.

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« Reply #401 on: June 27, 2013, 09:14:23 PM »
The Botanical Gardens will have to be added to our agenda for the next trip to NY.  Just don't know for sure when that will be.

sounds like a plan to me....

NOTE: these archimboldo statues are a temporary exhibit.





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« Reply #402 on: June 28, 2013, 03:03:21 PM »
Excellent. Arcimboldo's work is way cool....
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« Reply #403 on: June 29, 2013, 07:36:45 PM »


note: the pics above are "spring"

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« Reply #404 on: June 30, 2013, 08:32:03 PM »
and now "summer"




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« Reply #406 on: July 03, 2013, 07:38:53 AM »
Incredible!  :)
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« Reply #407 on: July 03, 2013, 07:51:31 PM »
spring and summer



winter....


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« Reply #408 on: July 06, 2013, 10:35:26 AM »
These are amazing.
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« Reply #410 on: July 08, 2013, 07:50:34 AM »
Wow! 
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What is the base made of? It looks sort of like a woven basket.
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« Reply #413 on: July 11, 2013, 09:47:23 AM »
What is the base made of? It looks sort of like a woven basket.

sorry, no clue.

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« Reply #416 on: July 16, 2013, 07:56:15 AM »
Faceoff!

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this ends our statue tour of the NY botanical gardens......


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« Reply #418 on: July 17, 2013, 08:03:42 AM »
Applause! Applause!  :)
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random brooklyn Baptist church




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« Reply #420 on: July 18, 2013, 08:34:05 AM »
Wonderful building! Love the green trim.
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« Reply #421 on: July 18, 2013, 09:42:26 PM »
welcome to coney island....

the west 8th street subway station




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« Reply #422 on: July 19, 2013, 07:31:13 AM »
As a kid I always wanted to go to Coney Island, but never did, so this is fun!
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the cylcone rollercoaster from the walkway over Neptune Avenue heading to the beach....


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Yikes! :o The little mighty mite is about my speed.  :)
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