Wycliffe Well to Alice Springs
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When we arrived we had some time to chat before he had to get ready to go to work. I had only met him once briefly, and initially when he heard about me he didn’t quite believe I actually existed because he’d only seen pictures and they’re easy to fake! We also met one of his housemates, Angela, the other one is his brother whom we already knew. Jason had to leave to start work at 2pm, so after that we were on our own for a while. We unpacked, did some washing, and didn’t do much else that day really. We had dinner, and Darrin, Jason’s brother came home later that evening so we spent some time chatting with him.
The one bad thing that happened today is that when we drove into Alice Springs my phone finally had reception again so it soon starting beeping because of all the messages. Most of them from my mum. As it turned out my granddad in The Netherlands had died while we were travelling...