Hampton Inn Denver West Federal Center
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... years, I didn't see snow anymore. And Houston is much warmer than Denver in the fall and winter. The same thing applies to my hometown Wuhan. So I have never had any experience living here, near the mountains. But I love snow, I love to play with it and I love to see the whole world covered with white. Fortunately, it didn't take me long to wait until the first snow in Denver. It was two weeks ago, one morning I went out ...
... like we were just getting to know each other. Neither one of us wanted to acknowledge the collegiate elephant in the room. After saying goodbye to her parents she walked me to the door, looked at me with her big green eyes, and burst into tears. I then preceded to do the same. We hugged, tried to say goodbye, then hugged again. We repeated this process numerous times until eventually we let go and the door clicked. Number 2, check. Tears, also check.
Last but certainly not ...
... I have the best sister in the world who promptly pick me up from the airport and volunteered to take me to the airport at 4am for my flight the following day. She even came up the the amazing idea to go and see the The Dark Knight Rises at midnight, a movie much to my disappointment was set to be released the day after my original departure date, and then drive directly to the airport. I even got to hang out and be fed at ...
... trendy "LoDo" district. We had dinner with our friend , Jeff Simpson. We told Jeff that we were going up to Estes Park on Sunday. He gave us a great tip; hike up to Dream Lake. That turned out to be one of the best pieces of travel advise we have ever heard.
... impress and everyone getting their hands in the dirt.
These next few weeks, between selling Blonde roast and covering sick partners with the flu and seasonal affect disorder in the dead of winter, I'll be putting together my digital camera, netbook with a broken hinge, sneakers (really, I do not own a single pair of hiking boots), and sunscreen in preparation to absorb people's stories as we follow the bean.
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