Jaqui's Daily Blog

A Taverna, A Bride and a Fine Meal

The floor in the Cypriot taverna is awash with paper handkerchiefs. We think it is probably a local tradition, signifying best wishes for the bride to be and her fella.

 

Once again we are in the right place at the right time, spectators to a hen night party complete with bouzouki music, a husky voiced singer and lots of dancing. Watching the shadows of the party goers circling to the music is like watching the figures on a Greek urn come to life. 

 

The meze dishes keep arriving at our table. We don't know how to pace ourselves because we don't know how much more is to come. But it's all quite, quite delicious and, ten courses later, we can't believe our meal was only 17 euros a head. Mind you, we then had to add the cost of the wine...

 

Next Saturday the dancing girl will become somebody's wife. I wish them fun and laughter and a Happy Ever After. She wouldn't have noticed us sitting at the table in the corner but we loved sharing some of the fun.

 

Daily cribbage competition score is now 16 - 7. According to Mr B I can't win now...

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16.03 | 22:49

Of course they will and remember the photo on the side board that will be there for ever to remind you of the wonderful day & THAT special outfit !

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03.01 | 07:41

I love to read "your ramblings" Health and happiness for 2016 Hilary's mum cx

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31.12 | 18:28

Loved reading today's blog...inspirational Jacqui☺️ Happy new year to you all, val xxx

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23.12 | 14:55

Hope you both have a wonderful Christmas with your family. Best wishes from Roland and Shirley. x

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