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May 24, 2011 - Surrounded

So it appears we are not the only ones who thought this was a great place to park overnight...we woke up (3AM) to the music of diesels all around us....5 or 6 trucks spent the night with us. Anyway, back to sleep only to wake up to the trucks gone, but we are surrounded by parked cars! Had to unhook the toad to back away and regroup. Turned it into a positive though (but not until after I went potty mouth). Since we weren't hooked to the car I was able to get into a Murphy for fuel and the lady gave me a 3 cent/gallon discount. Times 46...

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May 23, 2011 - Lift-Off

Left two hours late but ran 288 miles to Macclenny. Tomorrow we want to make it to Dalton, Ga. Today temps got up to 100 just before we stopped. Refrig may be acting up, or maybe I'm just opening it too much to get something to drink. Watching tire temps react to 100 degree pavement is scarey....maybe I was happier when I didn't know. Pat worked while I drove, and answered a couple of "have a good trip" calls. In the last week friends did some amazing things for us, to help us hit the road as planned. Today the dogs that live next door...

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