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... Gettysburg was another private museum that had lots of cool stuff. Not all was related to the civil war, they had several displays about the world wars, various presidents, and people. There were artifacts from Hitler's Eagle's Nest that were interesting.
We snapped a few pictures, they don't really show the vastness of the displays. They had Marilyn Monroe's white lacy Bra. Off course had to get a snap of that. For the ones interested, 36C. ...
... a worse system going than America... about work ethic and the new generation... She's a lot more conservative than me in her viewpoints, but clearly a real thinker and knowledgeable about this region as well as the world. I feel honored to listen and learn from her a bit... Next it's time to head to one of my favorite Open Mikes: the Courthouse Commons right on the square which has some of the best performers--and most attentive listeners in the area... It's been a good ...
... that's about The Trail." They tell me, "we have our own vocabulary and everything. I love this job because we never know who we're going to meet--the other day a family of seven came by--they were all hiking the trail together!"
I explained a bit about my personal "Trail" and played my anthem song "It Means Nothing". They kindly gave me an Appalachian Trail bandana. It was heartwarming to feel an instant connection with people who share ...
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My Gettysburg isn't just about analyzing the Civil War. I have a couple of cool encounters here as well. A lady, Trisha, offers to take my videoclip for me, and naturally I need to explain why I pose with my guitar in front of monuments.
Her face brightens up when I tell of my travels, "I love discovering places that everyone else overlooks--on the weekends, I go to look for a town somewhere to explore." ...
... term "soccer moms" was coined. But here I see plenty of fathers and grandparents as well. Fathers who prefer to be a bit more active serve as coaches, referees and linesmen.
I guess if I had seen this 10 years ago, I probably would have thought "big deal" But now, after seeing so much of the world, it strikes me how rare it is to see parents spending a Saturday cheering their kids as they kick a ball around.
In much of the world, being a "good parent" means making ...