|A unique, teacup chandelier in the gift shop.|
|This looks like a cannon, but the sign said it was used to put out fires.|
|The Courting Candle|
When a suitor came to court the daughter, each was given a special candle twisted to a certain height.
The higher the candle, the higher the approval rating by the father. A short candle signified a brief date.
|Imagine the mosquito bites if they didn't use netting around the beds.|
|The famous Virginia Live Oaks stretching 1/4 mile in front of the home. They are 300 years old; half their lifespan.|
Remembering our veterans today, and the huge sacrifices they and their families make. I honor and salute each and every one. My deepest gratitude goes out to them.