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May 8, 2009 - Visit to Lake Egypt

Hello from Illinois. At the moment I am sitting in the trailer watching the trees twist, turn and bend as the wind reaches gusts of 45 to 50 miles per hour. Early today we were in a severe thunderstorm with very heavy rain. We took the cats in their carriers and went to a safe area below our friend’s cabin. Once we were in the shelter they were fine, however Louie protested vehemently on the trip thru the rain to get there. Lizzie suffered in silence. Hopefully that is all the bad weather for at least today. This is not the best time to be...

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May 15, 2004 - Finally Finished The Pipeline

Finally Finished The Pipeline. May 15, 2004 I'm glad to say that the last couple of weeks have been a lot better than those first days on the Wentzville transmission line. As I got to know Roger better he told me that in the past he had built and raced both cars and motorcycles and he was a fixed wing pilot, not to mention he was a member of MENSA. You know MENSA, those are the high IQ folks. He decided that a GPS would be helpful in finding his way along the pipeline, so off we went to St Louis to a Bass Pro Shop to buy one. He studied...

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