September 2009

Gee-Whiz guys, it’s been seventeen months since our last newsletter, what’s happening to time and space?

Jurgen and Mareletta

All is relative they say?! It better be – ‘cause it’s the only excuse I have for keeping so quiet here at the end of the Koo valley! Well no, there’s a better one: WE got married 🙂 🙂 on the 21st of June 2008 – Winter Solstice down here in sunny South Africa – what perfect day for a medieval style wedding! Not quite barefoot, but under the big old oak tree in a beautiful purple dress with a bouquet of white Arum Lilies in her arms just like Mareletta wanted it. Yet all quite simply and easy going, the spirit was high and food and laughter was a plenty.

The next day we were off on honeymoon to a “secret” place in the Knysna forest – where exactly I can’t tell you – it was so nice you might never want come to Simonskloof. 🙂 A week later, way too short a break, back at Simonskloof, duties called me again, whilst Mareletta headed to Cape Town for her “mid-weekly” work at Loud, her company:
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