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... with one more long day on the road.
I just went back through some of our photos to see that quote from Lao Tzu, "A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving." Now one month away from home with thousands of miles traveled, I longed for not being on the road. Although I never had a bad night's sleep or a back ache, I longed for my own bed. Although I've enjoyed the privileged of this adventure, I longed for home. One more day.
... strange. And the mall was massive. Before going in we ate at Johnny rockets. We had a really lovely burger and it was a traditional American fast food style bar. When we saw the movie I have never seen such a fancy screen in my life. The chairs were like red leather sofas and the seats really reclined. The movie, guardians of the galaxy was really funny. We would defo see it ...
... me cry. I was really in the right mood for the rest of the day. It was also great. The. The fault of the secret formula which was next. It gave us the history of coke and tempted us with a massive vault with the secret of coke. Next we went through the mile stones of refreshment which gave us a better idea of the history behind coke. We saw the olympic flames and pin up coke pics which was really great. We got a look at the bottle works which showed how it was all bottled up. ...
... snack bar were not opened. It seems that most things don't open until noon. We walked around up there for a bit, then made our way back down. We could have walked, but since Alma and I had on sandals, we thought better of that, so we rode the tram back down. We then visited the museum, watched the movies and then, because it was after 2pm and the ride to Jonesboro is another hour, we decided to forgo that trip and visit the plantation in this park. So ...
... passed us with ease, but, it was a challenging and satisfying achievement for us. We took a pile of photos of our once-in-a-lifetime hike. The German restaurant in Stone Mountain Village, the Village Corner, was a great reward at the end of the day.
Stone Mountain Park filled to the brim on Saturday; it’s only open on weekends at this time of year. We joined the throngs to ride the Skylift back to the top of the mountain (why, I ...
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