Nouméa, New Caledonia
Called D. at noon from the Pacific Club and informed of the latest miscarriage of plans (no ride available until tomorrow). Spent the afternoon at the Anse Vata beach with D. Clear and warm. Good swimming. Went to the “Pacifique Club” for dinner with D. Table companion was an Army pilot on his way back to the states – a member of the famed Guadalcanal P-39 group. We were too late for the movies so we went for a walk in the moonlight.