Holiday Inn Express Franklin
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III. Death and Resurrection
7. The Christmas Song, by Mel Tormé and Robert Wells, arr. David Hanson
... join the line with all the trailers and RVs in it because the guards could not see our vehicle license as it was obscured by the trailer. The guard asked Richard to open the trunk of the Fiat but otherwise we had no difficulty.
We managed to get to Charles' and Lillian's home in good time for the 1 pm reservation at Portofinos. This is the same place we went to last year and we ...
After 36 days, 35 nights, 7956 miles (we should have driven around another 44 miles!), traveling through 18 states and one province, 13 lunches eaten in the car, seeing great friends and family, visiting places we have never been, seeing this vast country we live in, many glasses of usually great wine, wonderfully prepared cuisine, pounds gained - too many to mention, and we had no big fight along the way, we are finally home. Left St. Louis after a ...
We stopped for a break at the Alan Shepherd Museum. There were nice displays and the original movie of the moon landing. I remembered waking up my kids who were 1 and 2 at the time to get up and watch it live. I doubt that they remember it.
There was a display of all the astronauts that came from Ohio. There were a lot, probably more than any other state.
... Cleveland (Hi, Tom and Renee!) and Columbus (Hi, Paige!), but ever onward we sped. Mañana we hope to get just beyond St.Louis with a straight shot to Kansas City Saturday.
Thinking of you (and still munching ginger snaps and oatcakes and scones, MotM). Love,
p.s. If I manage to send my one photo of the day, it'll be of what we could see of Lake Erie way behind masses of vineyards.