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... quickly, jumping in a lake infested with eels that can only be described as a ******* cold lake we rocked up into queenstown. By this point in point in the journey I had been successfully tought how to complete a rubix cube. The complex way to explain is that you have to remember and formulate several algorithms in order to complete a puzzle that is in fact 3d.. And the easy way is you just copy the guy that knows how ...
... is what we did today and a few fun facts about our trip.
I wrote earlier about Wall Drug signs. There were no Wall Drug signs yesterday because we were in the state park for a lot of the day. Today I counted the signs from 45 miles away from Wall Drug. There were 61 signs advertising Wall Drug! There were several times that I could see 3-4 signs in one look. Actually I find it a bit fun to watch ...
... we went into town (Waseca) where there was a County Band Competition It began with a street parade. We lined up with hundreds of others and watched as classic cars - corvets, mustangs etc - old fire engines, cars carrying the 'queens', and 10 college bands with their drum majors and the girls that threw their flags and danced. Some of them were very polished - I thought the best was the one that used the Mary Poppins music complete with Sweeps, chimneys, umbrellas ...
... on 4 levels, and the bottom level has 'Disneyland' type rides and arcade games etc. It is a central core which the other levels are round.
Then we headed for Grace and Carroll's home in Waseca, about 2 hours drive through South Minnesota. The trees are just starting to change colour here, and Keith heard on tv the % count for how much colour there is in the trees! Only 20% here, but 50% further north, so we might see more as we head to Canada.
I officially hit the road on Tuesday, starting my new adventure as APO's field rep. My first stop was Gustavus Adolphus in St. Peter, Minnesota. This time last year, they were just barely hanging on with only three members. Now they have fifteen and, after their recruitment event this week, are looking at adding 10-20 more.
They're a good group of enthusiastic brothers, eager to expand their chapter and enhance their programming. ...
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