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My cousin Doug, who is a year or two older than I am (obviously a very young man) lives in upstate New York and works at a golf course as a groundskeeper. Last October, he was mowing one of the fairways. Somehow, it's still unclear exactly what happened, the riding mower he was on went over a cliff, and he fell about 100 feet. He lived, but he had …
Wed, May 22, 2013
Departure: Tifton, Georgia
Arrival: Atlanta, Georgia
Travel Time: 5 hours
On our way to Nashville, and we made it into Atlanta.We'll stay here for two days and continue on to Nashville on Friday. My cousin is in Atlanta, and we’re going visiting. More about that tomorrow.
For those of you who followed us on our Fall Color trek, you might remember that I really, really wanted automatic levelers. Never got them on that trip, and I was forever moving the rig back and forth to get it just right. Aside from getting dizzy walking inside a lopsided RV, the refrigerator needs to be very close to level to work properly. So, …
We left our hotel in Atlanta and headed to the zoo. We have seen enough zoos but the kids were excited to visit this one because there was a baby rhino, gorilla, orangutan and pandas. It was drizzling when we got there and then started pouring. We were patient and got to see the baby gorilla and orangutan. We made it to Memphis as the sun was setting.
... that Martin Luther King Jr. would have taken his entire life, first as the son of the preacher, and then as the pastor at Ebenezer Baptist. After we left we all felt a bit drained but uplifted from the experience.
I should also mention that we visited the eternal flame and the grave site of Martin Luther King and Coretta Scott King. This site is also along Auburn Avenue. This site is not to be missed if you are anywhere near Atlanta.