Thursday, June 27, 2013

Homeward Bound



one 5:15 A.M. departure
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four cups of coffee (two for each driver)
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eight 2-hour driving shifts
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one 25-song family-made Summer 2013 playlist
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one false threat of a Knock-Knock joke for the border guard from the person behind the wheel when we got to the border
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one picnic breakfast at a rest-stop
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one "picnic" lunch in the car
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one very NEARLY missed deer
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two "mercis" when we should have said "thank you" (one each for Mark and me)
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one Taco Bell happy supper
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one big beautiful orange moon
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many hours to think
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one 10:35 P.M. arrival in Kettering
=
successful 2013 summer trip to the Midwest