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Our adventure is coming to an end. We will be home in about 2 hours :(. Very sad to see the end. My battery is dying so I must be brief. My God, what a beautiful and amazing country we live in!!!! Thank you to all the amazing people we met ...
We only had one show today at 2pm since it's a holiday and I guess the assumption is that families have plans later on in the day. No fireworks scheduled (someone said they're illegal in MA so I don't know if that's across the board or only for individuals) so the circus is buying us pizza and beer/soda for everyone to enjoy after the show.
More rain last night flooded the lot a bit more but thankfully the river next ...
... from Becky when she drove there to do laundry. Not much to walk around to, so we got lunch at the supermarket and I finally went to a hair cutting salon to get a haircut. I've been cutting my own hair progressively shorter every month since the season started and it was past time to have someone clean up the cut for me. It's been so hot lately that short hair was the way to go. I'm so much happier!
After a wet Amherst, we drove to Glastonbury to see Anuj and family, a friend from UMASS. They live SE of Hartford,a green, beautiful suburb and in a wonderful (big!) house. It was good to see them after a long time and see how the kids have grown up. Shankar, another friend from UMASS, ...
... traveling to Amherst has to try the infamous Antonios's pizza). I even ran into one of my profs from the Polymer Science dept at Starbucks and enjoyed catching up with him.
Despite the inclement weather in Amherst, it brought back good memories of graduate school and graduate life. Onward now to see some of those friends from grad ...