Previous Chapter Chapter 31: Vancouver and Susy from Hackney
Chapter 31: Vancouver and Susy from Hackney
Jill, one of my friends in Guides and Rangers, emigrated to Canada soon after she got married. She had always kept in touch with me, writing to me at least twice a year. When she came home to England she nearly always called on me. It was my dream that one day I would visit her for a holiday.
I fulfilled this dream the year after Mum died. I was pretty confident that Frances, my assistant from Brownies, would come with me and was delighted when she agreed. I wrote to Jill and her husband Bob, about our proposed three week visit and asked if they knew of good accommodation where we could stay. Jill wrote back ...