|By: Paul S. Cilwa||Viewed: 8/20/2019
|Topics/Keywords: #Travel #OldSturbridgeVillage #Massachusetts||Page Views: 1258|
|All the photos from our 1997 visit to the nation's largest living museum.|
After Michael and I had chosen a plot of land in Snowflake, Arizona, but before we actually moved there, we took a flurry of sightseeing trips throughout New Endland on the expectation that we might well never go back. And one of these trips was to Old Sturbridge Village, a "living museum" showing how people lived in the 1830s. This was similar to St. Augustine, Florida's, Restoration area, for which my Mom had worked for many years; so it was definitely a place we wanted to take her to.
Michael's friends, Wendy and Allan, joined use from Manhattan to make for a pleasant trip.
Maybe too pleasant: I had undiagnosed sleep apnea in those days, and the day was so delightful I decided to stretch out under a great oak tree. Next thing I knew, someone was trying to wake me. "We thought you'd had a heart attack! Are you all right?"
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Michael was impressed with the flowering bushes and trees.