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... till it got a little later. I made some food at the 7-eleven picnic table and plugged my phone into their wall outside. A man pulled up in his car and asked me some questions about my route. He had biked these parts quite a bit and gave me some suggestions. When I pulled out my map, he jumped up on the picnic table and walked on top of it to my side. This was a flimsy plastic table, so it bowed under his weight. When he was done showing me the route he hopping back up and ...
Made it to Knoxville, which was an unbelievable drive on the motorways...minus 40 degrees outside, which I think is about 23 below zero New Zealand speak! Matts moms house is surrounded by snow and it is bitterly cold outside.....really really cold!!! Went down to the store a little while ago...its a really small place, so not a lot to do apart from stay inside and keep warm. Its been great to have Matts family together. Tonya stayed with the kids ...
... br> We pub crawled around Cherry street having some nachos (with cheese sauce not cheese - gross) but that didn't deter us from our $2 or $3 gin and tonic and vodka sodas. We made some local friends Matt and Matt who could not believe we were in Galesburg. Everybody kept asking if we were going to Knox college.
After a big night we spend the following day in bed watching tv getting up only to have breakfast. Then again to have ...
... to it, got some beer at the store, sat out right next to the ole Mississippi. Nice spot. People are very friendly, crusty but very friendly. They have showers (cool water )and flush toilets (yeah!!!). The river is down 6 feet! They say it floods the entire campground every spring. Can you imagine? sunny, high 70s. we've had such nice weather the entire month. Jim met 'Charlie', very friendly guy in his 70s.
... they were at least quiet and respectful while the younger kids enjoyed it. Whew!
All in all, John did seven programs today and he was a total rock star...an exhausted with absolutely no energy left rock star, but a rock star nonetheless. We finished the day back at the YMCA, where he proceeded to make around 50 balloon animals for the Kids Club there. Wow...this town DEFINITELY knows a circus is coming!
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