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Day 53 (June 8) -- Boondocking in my third cousin's driveway in Oxford, Michigan tonight. She has a lovely acreage and kindly offered her driveway to us. We've had a nice visit and watched the birds and wildlife in her yard-- a beautiful woodpecker eating the suet and a hummingbird and two or three rabbits and a black squirrel. Sheron and I met online a few years back and she was able to show me my Huyck ...
... there were cars all right, but that was just a small part of it. And, they weren't just Fords! They even had a Toyota, which was very similar to our very 1st car!
The museum was about everything. That is, it was about American ingenuity and entrepreneurship. There were literally trains, planes, and automobiles. Oh, and how kitchen stoves had progressed throughout the years. There was an exhibition on women in rock. There was ...
... see signs I was making progress:
I met up with Wayne Hatty, who I'd arranged to stay with as he had a good room in the Embassy Suites at Livonia, about 25 miles from the centre of town.
On Thursday we went to the Ford Museum and Greenfield Village together, which was well worth the entry fee. Just a couple of things we saw:
... leaves at 9:00pm. My dad has graciously agreed to drive me to the airport and drop me off, only to turn around and head right back home for a total of 8 hours of driving. He's a great guy.
When I arrive in the London-Gatwick Airport, I will need to pick up my checked travel backpack and then take the tube into London proper (my first train ride ever). Once in ...
... a very young age.
For someone like me, always dreaming of enjoying new places, travel writing seems the obvious "career choice". I must admit, I'm not sure how I will get this accomplished but as they say in The Secret, "The how's are the domain of the Universe". Starting this blog was the first step in bringing my dream into fruition. Thanks for supporting my dream.
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