No Visible Underwear

After spending the afternoon in Hamilton, we went back to the resort to get ready for the welcome dinner.

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The location of the BBQ actually changed at the last minute due to unforeseeable circumstances, but the back-up spot was absolutely stunning.

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{Thanks for the pictures, Jamie, though this shot is my favorite. ;)}

It was held at Coconuts, an outdoor restaurant at The Reefs Hotel & Club in Southampton, which sat on top of cliffs and overlooked the azure water.

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We arrived just as the sun was beginning to set, giving us an amazing view.

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The majority of Jamie’s relatives were staying at a different resort on the island, so this was the first time that we saw them (with the exception of briefly seeing a few of them as we frantically rushed through security at the airport).

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I was feeling a bit nauseous when we first arrived at Coconuts and was worried that I would be sick all night. Luckily, a few glasses of water along with a filling dinner assuaged the uneasiness.

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Since I wasn’t feeling well initially, I kept the alcohol to a minimum and only had two glasses of Pinot Grigio throughout the dinner. However, that quickly changed once a large group of us decided to get drinks afterwards. For the second night in a row, we went to The Swizzle, a famous Bermudian pub and restaurant.

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The island is known for its Swizzle concoction—a mixture of rum, pineapple, and orange juice—so several rounds of the fruity cocktail were ordered.

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At one point, we were laughing so hard that we were crying as we played a game in which you can’t show your teeth while talking. As the phrase goes, we swizzled in, and swaggered out.

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We also saw this sign noting that visible underwear is prohibited at the pub.

While I run the risk of never being invited to another family function again, I will say that the night ended with a rubber ducky in someone’s pants pocket, unbeknownst to them. Jamie’s cousin is hilarious and loves to play practical jokes, making for an entertaining evening.

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