The raison d'etre for the visit was the Scotties - the Canadian Women's Curling Championships. Add to that the fact that my neice - she of the red hat -
We did the really typical touritsty things. Lunch at Swartzes Montreal Smoked Meat Deli,
with their as-famous-as-the-sandwiches, dill pickels. "Small today - you get two," our waiter said.
Beyond the food, there was the Scotties. That cute little girl on the close right is Deb Gemmell's daughter, playing for Ontario.
Speaking of Deb Gemmell, Fred finally figured out my phone and took our picture.
During one of our great Montreal restaurant meals, we watched the opening ceremonies for the Olympics on the large screen TV. That meant time to start my Olympic knitting. Not a knit I could manage while watching the curling, I nonetheless completed a good stretch of the first sleeve.
Time now to sit and watch some more of the games and knit. 13 days to go.