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No School Today Boys!

Here's the Grand Duchess taking a breather during our ski-trip to Wisconsin last month just after January 1st, 2008.

Heavy snow here in Central Illinois, so the university is closed today – Yahoo!!! And you know what that means don’t you? Yes, the Grand Duchess and I will don our ski gear and head out on our cross country (Nordic) skis today, followed by some hot chocolate or coffee at one of our local caf├ęs. Cold temperatures throughout the weekend mean the skiing will remain good at least until Sunday afternoon, making it hard to balance the outdoor fun along side painting the final squadron of Spencer Smith cavalry. Oh, how difficult and unfair life is!

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tradgardmastare said…
It is a hard life! We are beset by gales and torrential rain these days. Rail and Road bridges potentially closed over the Forth. I travel to work over the river every day. Oh for a real winter with snow or heavy frost! I am most envious of you. Why not make a light infantry Ski unit for the Duchy .....

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