Of course maybe he is not so much a genius in a very useful way, but he seems to be really good at computer games and console games. I was watching him today and I realized that he was cheating at maplestory. I asked him if he thought this was fair and he said that he had learned to do it from the people he was playing on the web. Walter is almost 10 years old and I am guessing that most of the kids he is playing against are a couple of years older than him, but it appears that he is really good at writing the macros that they were using. I do not know too much about playing RPG’s (role playing games), but all of them involve building up your statistics and trying to get better kit than the other guys you are playing against.
We are pretty sure that it is some sort of teenaged rebellion and I do not really blame the girl if she is mad at me for making her move here to Singapore. If I were in her position I would feel pretty upset at me right now as well. At any rate she will be seeing the tutors from www.intellicat-tuition.com and I suspect she will not be any happier for it. The truth is that she is obviously smart enough to take all of her classes and get all A’s on them the same as she always has in the past. Of course in the past she was the loving daughter who lived a nearly idyllic existence in a gated community near the Gold Coast of New South Wales. She was born in New York City when I was just starting out with the company.
In fact we lived in a tiny apartment when she was born, but Nell has lived in Australia for nearly all of her life and you would think that she was Australian, even though her father is from the backwoods of Western North Carolina and her Mom is from a little town near where Bruce Springsteen grew up. I am not quite sure what to think about her rebellion, but it is quite understandable. Obviously we could not leave her in Australia alone. I am really hoping that this assignment will be temporary, because to be honest I am not liking the congested nature of Singapore. I was born on a farm and it was in a very rural area. We had more deer and cows than we had people and I did not mind that too much. I did not like New York City all that much either, but even it was not this crowded.
Lately, I’ve been packing up my things and heading over to the west town to see what sort of life I might be able to build for myself there. It won’t be easy, to pack every bit of my life and organize it into neat cardboard boxes – a strange feeling, to think our lives might be packed away so easily. Yet, moving itself is a challenge when you’re leaving behind everything that you know, everything that you have grown familiar with over the years to discover something new. I don’t even have a reason to go, just a feeling, a desire or a longing to move in another direction that is neither forward nor backwards but simply a place to go and sights to see. I wonder how many of us have these feelings to move, to travel, but do everything that we can instead to settle down and find every excuse that we can in order to not move in the slightest. Continue Reading →
We found a place that provides wedding cars in manchester. We were looking at the new limos they had, and discovered that they had vintage limousines as well. They had cars from the 1930s and 1940s. The cars look really great. We went for a ride in a couple of them. There was plenty of room, and the novelty of showing up in a vintage automobile was very appealing. However, we then heard some hooves on pavement when we were discussing what type of car we wanted for the wedding. They also have a horse-drawn carriage!
I fell for it immediately, and it was available to be booked on our wedding day. The carriage is an elegant cream color, and the draught horses are elegant beasts. They are very well mannered and extremely well-groomed. The professional driver has the experience to handle the team navigating through city streets to get the bride and groom from the church to the reception.