Rainy Day Blues

 Dear Friends,

Manny and I were enjoying a peaceful stroll along the beach in Blankenberge when we came across row upon row of little houses.

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These quaint beach huts were all different in one small way or another. Some were colourfully painted, others had verandas and there were even a few with decorative windows. We could imagine ourselves setting up house in one of these cute little places.

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There was one particular hut which caught my eye and we went closer to have a look.

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The figure painted on the front of the hut looked very familiar, except for the very grouchy look on his face.

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The character I was reminded of would never be this cranky!

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Manny and I couldn’t read the Dutch writing so we looked it up.

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According to Google Translate the unhappy man was saying:

cranky santa

If that’s how he really feels, he’s in the wrong place!

Justin

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3 Comments

  1. I do love a beach hut – especially in Brighton. Broadstairs has done it as badly as Brighton has done it well.

    The building behind your huts are quite foreboding?????

    • The whole seafront was these buildings. I think they were apartments and hotels. It didn’t help that the sky was so grey. JB

  2. Ha ha, that’s funny! I know how he feels though.

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