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Cruising Chronicles August 2009

31 August 2009Williamson, NY, - Olverson's Lodge Creek Marina, Lottsburg, VA, - St. Mary's City, MD, - Solomons Island, MD Summer’s official end is nigh upon us! We hope you had a great summer. This was voted our best ever!!! Canandaigua Lake, NY There are minimal adventures to report on for August. At the very end of July we went to Olverson’s Lodge Creek Marina in VA ,just off the Potomac, with every intention of leaving the boat there for a week while we traveled to NY. We fell in love with the place as well as the people and tore ourselves away only two days ago. Bill’s only sibling, Doris, was 80 years old this month so we went to upstate NY to celebrate with her, Gerry, her husband, and their very large family. She makes 80 look like 40!!! What an incredible lady!!! She's my hero!! I just couldn’t keep up with her!! Her children planned a wonderful party for her complete with live music and delicious food. Her grandchildren were all romping together—from little tin…