My partner (Sandy McCay) and I had a good chance to do well in the Senior Mixed Pairs. Unfortunately, we had a disastrous final session; everything that could go wrong did. We had more than our share of bad boards that we couldn't do anything about, as well as some things that we contributed on our own. I believe we finished 27th which sounds better to others than it did to us. I haven't been this disappointed about bridge in a long time. You can read the Daily Bulletin that gives the full results if you click here.
I've downloaded some photos from the Monday trip to Newport RI -- enjoy.
Cliff Walk. It wends along the Atlantic Coast between the ocean and the huge mansions that the millionaires of the early twentieth century called "summer cottages." You can click to enlarge each photo. Press escape or click outside the photo to return.
The Gilded Age.
The Breakers was the mansion we toured. The Vanderbilt family called this home for six weeks each summer.
All photos (except the last one) taken with my Canon point-and-shoot.