We Get by With a Little Help From Our Friends…

15 Sep

Sorry….it’s been a while since I sent out an update; but we’ve been havin’ a bit of fun with friends.  Matt and Faye have traveled from far-away Canberra Australia to say ‘hi’.

So far we’ve done a bit of honky-tonk in Nashville,

a bit of history at David Crockett’s home

and at the Shiloh Battlefield,

a bit of fishing with our Mississippi friends, and even a bit of boat fixin’. Matt and Boyd have completed the hookup of the water tank system,

the reinstallation of some of the re-varnished brightwork, and even re-secured the upper-bridge fixtures….who knows what they’ll be able to accomplish tomorrow?

Check out this cool photo…can you see Boyd’s reflection on the right side of the water fitting?

7 Responses to “We Get by With a Little Help From Our Friends…”

  1. Heather Rutherford September 16, 2012 at 02:29 #

    So pleased to hear you are having fun with Matt and Faye. Great photo of them. Love hearing all your news! Cheers Heather

    • Mrs Bushranger September 16, 2012 at 07:18 #

      Hi Heather. Great to hear from you! We’re putting Matt and Faye to work….maybe that’s just what we need to get Bushranger into the water. Hope all is well with you and your family.

  2. jdepodwin September 16, 2012 at 18:13 #

    So delighted to see you are enjoying a much-needed break with some friends! I especially like the last photo with the reflection of Boyd…nice!

    • Mrs Bushranger September 18, 2012 at 14:08 #

      Thanks, Jeanne. Matt took that last photo. I liked it too.

  3. Paul Kinghorne September 21, 2012 at 17:17 #

    Great photos of Matt and Faye. Glad you are all enjoying life

    • Mrs Bushranger September 21, 2012 at 17:21 #

      Thanks, Paul. Hope to see you and Amanda in beautiful downtown Iuka sometime….there’s always room for friends.


  1. Friends Ahoy! | 'Bushranger' Rides Again - August 20, 2015

    […] ‘In September 2012 we made the journey from Canberra Australia to Iuka, Mississippi to catch up with our dearest friends Boyd and LynnAnne, and spend a few days helping with the refit of the boat. Way back in the blog you will see a pictures of the watertank that Matt helped Boyd fit (https://bushrangerridesagain.com/2012/09/15/we-get-by-with-a-little-help-from-our-friends/). […]

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