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Saturday August 1 - Day 19
Time to leave Illinois. As sad as it is to leave, I won’t miss the chaos of Chicago. Although I still think New York has Chicago beat, Chicago defiantly has Calgary beat. Because Wisconsin is just a few minutes from our campground, we took secondary highways along the bottom of Wisconsin. They have “America’s Dairyland” on their license plates for a reason. ...
... not as old as these are nor as many different ones. They have them grouped by manufacturer, I think Harley-Davidson had the most and most varied. Several of them were homemade and very strange looking. They also had a section devoted to women riders, a couple of whom rode theirs around the states solo. One of those hit 49 of the states and some of Canada. Also, those women who rode on the "wheel of death".
After spending over ...
The taste of life had gone dull. Life wasn't exciting anymore. I became a shadow of who I was in college. I felt like a wild animal that had found itself behind bars at a zoo. I hated it.
For the first time in my life I felt truly miserable.
Soon my transformation from human-to-zombie was complete. I'd move around, follow orders, complete tasks, and collect paychecks. But inside I was dead. Despite making more money than ...
... with stories of the family history.
Our drive to Galena through the corn fields has many more hills than I expected. We went by the farm and home where Linda grew up. It is sad to see that time and a new owner have not kept the place up. Time marches on.
Galena is the neatest town ever. This the home of Ulysses S. Grant, general for the Union army in the civil war. The town and area remind you of the Gettysburg area in PA. The main ...
... hold for the weekend.
In Indiana and then Illinois, the highway tolls start to help pay for roads or maybe to line someone’s pockets. Not sure but $ 1.50 turns into $ 2.25 when you are pulling a car. You pay one and a few miles down the road there is another one. After 3 such events the last is $ 3.60 or really $ 5.25. Once west of Chicago we headed north on 294 toward Rockford. We are now in farm or corn country. "Amber ...