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Sep 18, 2017 - Day 20 - Walnut Grove RV Park, KS

Rolled out of Scott AFB about 0915. Was really dreading the drive through St. Louis, but I-70 was WAY better than I-64. Traffic moved well and there were no major construction delays. The suspension bridge over the Mississippi River was pretty spectacular. Very similar to the one over the Ohio River near Louisville. Made good time to Kansas City. RV park a little dingy and tight, but more than adequate for one night. Hooked up with my old Navy flying and golfing buddy Dave "Fly" Svadja and his wife Wendy. Great to see them after several...

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Midwest Aug-Sep 2017

Sep 13, 2008 - Depart for Europe

And we're off ! Hurricaine Ike tried to flimflam our vacation plans last night by delivering tornadoes, thunderstorms and flash flooding, including in our basement. Bob worked diligently to mop up the mess and we are under way. Bob tried to explain to me how a hurricaine could affect a landlocked state, but I still don't understand. Bob's recovering from a cold, which he generously shared with me, so it will probably be lots of sleeping for the both of us on the flights. Roma, here we come-a!! (Don't worry, Nellie, I'm wearing my...

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