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Morning: 19 C (sunny with clouds) Afternoon: 25 C (overcast with rain) Up and out at the usual time of 9:30 AM. We headed over to the Armand Bayou Nature Center. But first to cover a story... A few days ago as we were hiking at the Huntsville state park we were on the lookout for alligators. Karen got me at one point by saying quite loudly "AW, JEEZ!" along with her cowering away as if she saw an alligator. She only pretended to see one. ...
This is it, the final day of an almost three-month journey through Italy, Spain, and across the Atlantic. I would relive all of the amazing things I saw and experienced later; for now I was just so excited to be back!
I was awake, packed, and up on the top deck before the sun came up! Coming into the port of Galveston and docking went smoothly, as far as I could tell. I had my final breakfast (eggs and bacon, I shall miss you most of all!), said goodbye to ...
The lights from a myriad of offshore platforms twinkled as our ship neared her home port of Galveston. We stood on our balcony and enjoyed the approach to shore. As the skies began to lighten, sea gulls began to soar around the ship as if to welcome us home. We are bringing with us many fond memories of our Caribbean ...
1. Sand County Almanac, Aldo Leopold. (Reading)
2. At Home: A Short History of Private Life, Bill Bryson (Reading)
3. The Solace of Open Spaces, Gretel Ehrlich
4. The Jungle, Upton Sinclair
5. Walden and Civil Disobedience, Henry David Thoreau
6. Sailing Alone Around the World, Joshua Slocum
7. The National Parks: America's Best Idea, Dayton Duncun and Ken Burns