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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 ...
... of doll houses. It was quite amazing! I thought I would be somewhat bored by all the cars. Nothing bored me. And, I, for some reason, had thought it would be kind of greasy. You know, cars! No, instead, it was an enormously fancy museum, with chandeliers, and parquet floors! I was delightedly surprised!
As for Greenfield, again, I was nonplussed! As an inventor, Ford was interested in other inventors and inventions. He had ...
... he and Carmen really did look after us. Carmen remembered well how much she had enjoyed her day out shopping with Janet while I'd gone off doing car stuff with Jerry.
But I couldn't stay long, I had to get to Detroit that afternoon. Which is also why there's not many pics of the journey across the lush green of farmland Michigan.
But eventually ...
... to Lake Huron so we could mark that off our list. We are planning on staying here about a week reminiscing and catching up, doing laundry, getting groomed, doing some sightseeing and just relaxing.
The weather has been really nice. Very cool and we even had a little rain last night while we slept. This is very unusual for Michigan in July and we are grateful.
Left home at 9:00 am thinking I might need extra time for my flight. WRONG. Sat waiting for the plane for two and a half hours finally boarded and was on the way to NYC where I got on the next plane, a 10 hour flight to Sao Paulo. They served pretty good dinner and breakfast on the plane as well as complimentary cocktails, so a few whiskey cokes and I was set to pass out watching the newest Harry Potter movie. All in all good travel to get to Sao ...
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