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... at each other. I thought about leaving, but it was already 6:30pm, and no camps were close enough. They went back to their camp around a corner. I could still hear them, but I was far enough away to not care. It got really windy with the lake so close, and by the time everything was set up and eaten, it was already bedtime. Muscatine is a bigger city, so I'm hoping for a smooth route through ...
... told them they were jerks and to leave it alone. Instead I went back to camp and felt guilty. I'm the jerk. Later, when Joaquin was leaving, he came by and gave me a giant bag of trail mix and 12 Clif bars. He said he didn't need them anymore. What a cool dude. I'm taking a rest day here tomorrow since it's free and pretty here. Also, for those of you who are sticklers for pronouncing the S in Illinois... Locals say it's ...
It's Flag Day and my flag of choice is a giant banner that reads, "IT'S MY BIRTHDAY!"
I celebrated at Mom's with a good book, Lifetime movies (murder & mayhem, not sappy), and pistachio cake. She even let me have the gooey center pieces - quite possibly because she saw what happened when The Nightmare Nanny didn't get her way.
... fully mouth-pounded. Also booze (thanks Norma) because I'm traveling with my mother.
This was phase 1 of my packing experience - all now sealed in an airtight plastic container, Airtight because of the bears. Also, I left the honey here in FM after reading "The House at Pooh Corner" - where I learned that bears cannot resist honey. Smart. ...
Sept. 25th drove the Great River Road alongside the east side of the Mississippi. Beautiful drive through the lower south east side of WI and over into the north west side of Illinois. Rolling hills, beautiful trees, lots of farms with the livestock outside in pastures. Drove more into Illinois and nothing but corn and soybeans......ugh!! Flat, see lots of those livestock trailers, thank god all we've seen are ...
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