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... but certainly not least, if you circle enough times you will eventually find what you are looking for.
Time for lunch. How about Cracker Barrel? Oops, looks like we did not beat the Baptist as there is quite a wait. What's our next choice? Let's see what we find. We are circling a shopping center and it offers lots of options. Nope let's go back to Steak n Shake. Sounds good to me. While we ...
... for dinner. We went to Devines Restaurant and Sports Bar for dinner. It is owned by Gene Devine since 1978. He is s former Duke football player. I learned about it from my NBF I met while watching the game in the student center. Devines is a hopping place. Typical sports bar with many TV's and lots of noise. You don't go there to talk, that's for sure. The food was not too bad. I had a grilled cheese sandwich and chicken noodle soup. Can't go wrong ...
... Duke. We also saw the Forlines House which is the home of the Duke Alumni Association.
Finding the parking lot is not so easy. Haven't we seen that lake before? Yep, and we are seeing it again. I am impressed with all of the trees on the campus. It feels like you are in a National Park. It is absolutely beautiful with the stone buildings and all the trees. We finally found the parking lot for tomorrow. Whew, that was tough.
... we may also see some of the fall colours for which the Smoky Mountains are so famous. Sadly we will not see New England in fall, which it is also famous for, as that is just too far north for us to travel too again. Tonight is grill night - every Sunday Cam along with Nick and Gienia share dinner together and during the warmer weather this means using the grill (aka BBQ). We have enjoyed some lovely evenings together and tonight will be no different. Tomorrow we hit the road ...
... Nothing may seem more natural than sitting down with new acquaintances and sharing stories about your country over a glass of wine or an alcoholic beverage traditional to the country you are visiting. Just as you may learn a customary toast, you should be aware of the laws surrounding drinking. Here are a few examples:
- Australia: The Land Down Under has always had a reputation ...
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