Off to Scotland
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Well, we are off, on our way to
We are sitting by a huge picture window in the lounge, watching the planes taxi by to the take off point. So many different types of jets and so many different airlines. It is fun to try to figure out what country each airline is from. Some are easy, some just leave you scratching your head.
I was more impressed with the security check we went thru today. Quick, efficient, and non intrusive. They still made me take out my laptop, but we did not have to take off our shoes. It was not rushed, and there was a table to stop at and put everything back together.
Side note on courtesy. We had breakfast from McD’s this morning. While I was paying for our food, I thanked the girls working the counter for being so polite and helpful (we had a couple other meals there), and taking the time to make sure the boys understood what was being said. (The service people over here speak English, but often with a very heavy accent. Many of the serving staff and hotel workers here are from
Early waking. The boys internal clocks are still out of wack. They woke up at 4:30 again this morning. And of course, if they are awake, dad is awake. Well at least I did not have to wait for the wake up call I had requested.