Without sounding like a broken record, and being 100 per cent honest, as nothing exciting has happened to me this week, I’ll chat about Wellington again.
I went to the Gallipoli exhibition at Te Papa and if you haven’t been yet, definitely take a visit there before it finishes in April 2019. It was so well done, so informative and a glimpse into the lives of Kiwi soldiers who sacrificed so much. Plus, the wax figures, created by Weta Workshops were incredibly well done— the detail making them so lifelike, even though they were 2.4 times human size.
Between spending two days driving, we were able to visit the museum, visit several of my family members (my aunty held a mini-reunion while I was down there), caught up with friends and managed a bit of shopping too.
I hope you’re all pleased to know I picked up my Hunks of the Vatican calendar. We popped in to my uncle’s house and said hello, my cousin had the calendar on the table ready to go. Now Mr June sits on the back of the door, with his black and white collar popped.
How about those 50 sets of twins on the front page? What an amazing turnout to have so many in just the Waiuku and Awhitu areas. You’d definitely be seeing double if you happened to be walking past. I think it would be awesome to have a twin, imagine all the mischief you could get up to. In primary school I was friends with identical twins who would swap classrooms when they both had relievers. Don’t go getting any ideas now. I don’t have a twin, but I do share June with my little (big) brother. Happy Birthday Reece!Since you’re here… we have a small favour to ask. More and more people want the Post than ever but advertising revenues across the media are falling fast. And unlike many news organisations, we haven’t put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as open as we can. So you can see why we need to ask for your help. The Post’s independent, investigative journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce. With investigative reporting, we often don't know at the beginning how a story will unfold and how long it might take to uncover. This can mean it is costly – particularly as we often face legal threats that attempt to stop our reporting. But we remain committed to raising important questions and exposing wrongdoing. And we do it because we believe our perspective matters – because it might well be your perspective, too. If everyone who reads our reporting, who likes it, helps to support it, our future would be much more secure. For as little as NZ$5, you can support the Post – and it only takes a minute. Thank you. Support The Post