8.30 Arise from slumber. That is a very decent sleep in for me. Too much to drink last night and too late before going to bed.
9.30 R arises.
11.00 Head off to Dali exhibition at National Gallery of Victoria. Wow was it busy. Queue for tickets then queue to get in. Really too crowded to see many of the works up close. This was my favourite, The First Days of Spring.
12.30 Exit Dali exhibition. R buys water and has words with grumpy vendor. Head to Lygon Street.
12.50 Have food and coffee at Thresherman's Bakery in Faraday Street.
1.15 After much searching by Readings book shop staff, a Motown compilation triple cd is located to send to R's bro in law in England for his 50th birthday. Some great greeting cards were bought too. Put away for future use.
1.30 Discover marvellous babywear and toyshop and all manner of things. What a range of tin toys and tin robots. I want some!!! R buys a gift for workmates new baby.
1.40 Discover another gorgeous shop with an array of confectionery from the US and UK in the window.
1.45 Have a refreshing Stella sitting outside at University Hotel.
2.00 To QV. Buy electronic photo frame and wrapping paper for R's sister in the UK forthcoming second wedding.
2.15 Buy goods from Safeway that we omitted to buy yesterday when doing weekly shopping then home.
3.00 Out to Windsor shop in the car.
4.15 Out again to Windsor shop in the car.
Oh yes, this was what we were buying at the Windsor shop, 460 dollars worth. Someone is gonna be busy. Thirty eight litres of paint and some equipment.