Sunday, August 12, 2012

Sunday August 12th. The eagle has landed..... I left Sackville at 6.30 this morning. The weather was grey and overcast with a Light fog. I was excited a about my last day in the saddle but not the 214 kms ahead of me. However, I persevered and as the hours passed the kms got shorter. I narrowly avoided several showers but never really got wet. My wife Mary met me at several locations along the way and provided me with nourishment as well as moral support. I finally crossed the McDonald bridge into Halifax at 5.30 PM. I dipped my foot and the bike into Halifax harbour and felt relieved to have this gargantuan journey behind me. It's also nice that I can give this a big X off my bucket list.



I would like to thank all the people for their moral support and also their financial support for Child Haven.

I would especially like to thank my family and my Long Suffering Wife for their patience and support during this arduous journey and futile attempt at self-destruction......

Sean

5 comments:

  1. Congratulations Sean!

    We're proud of you.

    Hope to see you when we get out west.

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  2. Sean and Mary,
    Hope you have a relaxing time as you make your way back to Calgary after your incredible journey! What an achievement!
    Peggy

    Just wondering...would you like to get together for a bike ride next week, I heard you are really into that now!!!

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  3. Namaste and Hi!
    Sean,
    Thank you soo...much for your generous support for Child Haven. Your caring support for the children of Child Haven will make a huge difference in their lives.

    Thank you again for your compassionate support.

    With kind regards,
    Dhruba Pradhan
    Child Haven(Nepal)

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  4. A late, but heartfelt, congratulations, Sean! A terrific accomplishment. Well done to you too, Mary! See both of you very soon.

    Theresa

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  5. Victoria & FionanAugust 28, 2012 at 7:11 AM

    Huge congratulations from Ireland!!! Well done on the fantastic journey!

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