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    Posted 5 years ago

    Ivonne
    (166 items)

    In May I spent a few days in Vilnus,where we went on a family trip.
    Walking around the city ,we got lost and landed in an industrial part of the city.To my surprise I saw a glass shop full of art glass.I wouldn't be me if I hadn't jumped into.I wanted to get something as a souvenir but every item that I'd chosen came to be Spanish,Polish,Russian but not Lithuanian.
    Finally it turned out that just small glass animals were Lithuanian.
    I'm not a great fan of such stuff but love penguins ,so with a little help of my daughter,we eventually took this one.
    After getting back home, a week or two later,I removed all the labels it had been coverd and found this (pic 3).Another surprise...
    Maybe I'll start collecting penguins...

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    1. racer4four racer4four, 5 years ago
      That's a bad surprise, Ivonne! Still,a nice reminder of your holiday and penguins are pretty cute!
    2. Ivonne Ivonne, 5 years ago
      Love penguins,Karen!Love watching documentaries about them!
    3. Ivonne Ivonne, 5 years ago
      Thank you all for the loves :-)
    4. Roycroftbooksfromme1, 2 years ago
      I grew up with a polish family for Minnesota last name was "Merak' first was Hermit, I forget what part of Poland his grandparents were from ..anyways you have a nice collection ...later
    5. Ivonne Ivonne, 2 years ago
      Roy(can I shorten your nick like this?),thanks for your input.Hermit Merak doesn't sound Polish to me,but maybe grandparents did...
    6. Roycroftbooksfromme1, 2 years ago
      LOL you can call me Gary.. short enough ..smiling
    7. Ivonne Ivonne, 2 years ago
      I will :)

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