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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Tuesday in the Park and at the Cinema

We're on the Left

We were delighted to see a little morning sun today.  This month has been pretty dreary so far and it seems as though the rain will rejoin us tomorrow.  So, we walked across Columbia Street to Westminster Pier Park.

Simply walking to the other end of the river-front park and back only takes a few minutes as it's perhaps a kilometer and a half.  Yet, the 9-year-old municipal place is a blessing.  Unfortunately, the city lost the entire section of the original wooden piers to fire last year.  Thankfully, the permanent section is right across the street though.

These two photos show the colourful foliage.  We are in the taller of the two adjoining towers called Carnarvon Place.  We purchased and moved into the apartment in 1998.

Way Out-Front

Later in the morning, we drove to Coquitlam to go to the movies.  It seems like forever since we ventured into a cinema here in British Columbia.  We wanted to go to a 12:30 showing of No Time to Die.  There were lots of showtimes but few in 3D.  This Bond flick was made to be seen in three dimensions!  It is pretty amazing how unobtrusive the glasses are nowadays.  I nearly forget to take them off when we left screen #14.

Back to the Movies


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