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... and visiting with family along the way. Bob arrived with the Packard in Worthington, yesterday. They are meeting with the local paper tomorrow morning in Worthington, and then heading for St. Paul. We leave early tomorrow morning from Palm Springs and arrive in St. Paul about 5:00pm. We are all very excited to get started! Check-in for the Great Race is on Thursday, the 20th! Wow, it is almost time to "Start your engines ...
... out in cold weather and get their feet wet too!
Daytime: temperatures have ranged from the low 50's to around 65 degrees. Anything above 50 degrees feels warm- unless the wind is blowing. When the sun goes down behind Mt. San Jacinto its time to don a jacket.
Precipitation: around a tenth of an inch last week. Not much rain but this is the desert.
Wind: breezy at times, calm others- UNTIL TODAY!
... and well worth the terror. We looked down over the whole Palm Spring, Desert Hot Springs Valley including, again, the San Andreas fault!
This morning we did the far more down to earth "Celebrity Tour". Palm Springs has been home for many, many celebrities over the years including Frank Sinatra, Marilyn Monro, Elvis Presley, Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Barry Mannilow, etc. All these people ...
... the same thing. After the service we went to El Ranchito together to spend some time with Jessie before Amanda and I had to head back to school. I am so proud of her!!!
Well the next time I write to you all I will have finished finals! Wish me luck, I am starting to get nervous about a couple of big projects/assignments. But I keep reminding myself that I have survived this season five times before and did just fine. Tell everyone I say hello and hope all is well.
... site at Elks Lodge were willing to allow us to stay the night of the reception and I pushed the envelope for another nights stay, pre-wedding. Although it sounds like a place to lay your head, it's actually more of a gathering venue without sleeping quarters. The location is mostly known for their popular Friday bingo nights which was actually cancelled for the reception. (I had a feeling there might be some bingo wedding crashers.)