BOL We mean “Downtown” of course. We just thought we’d be like that big English house that has a noisy box series going, only we’d do it as a tour of the bookshop. Our bookshop must be just about as big, has even more books, fewer secret passages, an upstairs and a downstairs and another upstairs, and another, and another…. We have a dog (me) who is bigger and better and has a cuter bum and wiggle than the one at the beginning of Downton Abbey. I could go on, but we wouldn’t get through the tour very fast if I do. As it is, it will take a few days… BOL
So. We’ll start at the beginning – what you’d see when you come in through our Grand Entrance and into The Foyer. Yes, we call it The Foyer.
I instructed Elizabeth to give you a four corners view.
The shop is always under construction. Bonnie just got some pretty serviettes in for picnics on the lake, tea parties in the gazebo, and so on, so Elizabeth brought down a display unit they thought would work for them. Bonnie hasn’t filled it up yet, so we have an unfinished spot in the next photo.
I don’t think she’s noticed I’m snoozing yet. Elizabeth gets pretty absorbed when she’s taking pictures.
One last picture for you… the view from Elizabeth’s desk, which is hidden behind the Rare Books shelf: