dennis s. hurddennis s. hurd

Friday, May 07, 2021

Love Being Home

Law Courts in New Westminster May Flowers

Today, I acknowledge my satisfaction with being at home. Although we've already been back from our winter in Mexico for a month, our initial two weeks were spent in isolation. 

This morning started out grey but we did want to get a little exercise. We walked to the other side of downtown. We passed the Law Courts and the photos above were taken two blocks down Carnarvon Street.  Downtown New Westminster is built on a hill and the stairs simply extend to the back of the court building and an entrance area of Douglas College.
  New West Station

We walked into New West SkyTrain Station.  Retail and a cinema are in shops that wrap around the SkyTrain line.  We'd not been in the Safeway because we seldom buy anything there. However, it is nice to have such a great, if a bit pricy, supermarket so close to the apartment. Jay and I continued into the Thrift Store next to Hayak Square. We returned by walking up Columbia Street back to the SkyTrain Station. Our building has direct access to another SkyTrain Station via our buildings' parking floors.  I'd forgotten how compact and convenient it is where we live.


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