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Continental Divide

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Continental Divide

We crossed the continental divide this evening.  It was golden hour, and guess what?  We took pictures of it as the sun started its final descent.

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Reunion

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Reunion

I had a sweet reunion with a cousin whom I haven’t seen in years.  Living near Route 66, her and her husband met us at the Route 66 Diner in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  We had dinner and caught up on old times.

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Sunrise Tagging

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Sunrise Tagging

Nothing like a little sanctioned vandalism first thing in the morning.  Sunrise tagging is the thing to do at Cadillac Ranch where 10 Cadillacs are buried with their butts sticking in the air.

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Another Walker

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Another Walker

Another Walker We ran in to another walker this morning.  This guy is 79 and walking the full Route 66.  He expects to complete his walk around Thanksgiving time.  His name is Sonny. Sonny brightened our day.  He has walked nearly every major path in the USA. He walked the Lewis and Clark Trail east…

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Squirrel

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Squirrel

One of the speakers at church today talked about distractions.  He illustrated his point using the dog from the movie Up as an example.  I found it too funny.  Paul and I the last two weeks have been driving along and you’d then every 1/4 mile one of us was shouting, “Squirrel!”

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Oklahoma City

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Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City Today we went to the site of the Oklahoma City bombing.  My heart strings have never been pulled like this.  It is a somber experience to see the void created by the bombing 22 years ago. A chain link fence has mementos placed by loved once, friends and strangers.  Seeing a teddy bear zip…

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Rock Café

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Rock Café

Rock Café “Oh, you’ve got to eat at the Rock Café,” people tell us. People are bragging about the food, the atmosphere and what a cool place it is.  So, we’re driving down the road and here’s this stone building – Rock Café.   We got out of the car to take some pictures, but…

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MO KS OK

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MO KS OK

MO KS OK in one day.  We went from Missouri, through the corner of Kansas and ended in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  We covered a lot of miles.

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Corvair Heaven

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Corvair Heaven

Corvair Heaven I died and went to Corvair Heaven today.  My first car was a Corvair Greenbriar, and I traded it for a Corvair Monza Station Wagon.  I found both today on Route 66. This couple, John and Teresa, gave us a personal tour of their collection of Corvairs.  I died and went to Corvair…

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Across America

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Across America

Across America Here we are driving across America and we run in to a guy going the other way walking across America.  I had heard about him somewhere.  I can’t remember where, but he was the second guy I heard about.  The one is in his 70s, and this guy, a younger guy. So, we’re…

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