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Old 10-08-2012, 03:47 PM   #14947
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Originally Posted by muddy otter View Post
Oh how cool!!! Grant's home! That sounds like a gorgeous drive and a lovely day! I love old historical homes like that. There's something about seeing how someone's day to day life looks that gives you such a profound sense of the time and what they surrounded them. I love that glimpse of another time. It makes people so much more vividly real as people with their own day-to-day lives and routines, outside of whatever influence they had in history.
That sums up how I feel when I see the replica ships at Jamestown. It really helps put into perspective what those first settlers went through to come here from England.
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