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adjusting

I’m at the library in Saratoga Springs on A’s computer. She has gone to refill her water bottle. I have been awake since 4:40, which is 1:40 my time. Whoa Nelly. I guess I’m adjusting.

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in New York

I have flown on two planes, the second very small with small seats, so uncomfortable! Even uncomfortable for thin people! I have seen lakes and creeks. I have enjoyed many hugs and a happy meeting near the baggage claim. I’ve been licked by a medium sized black dog named Tjlafi. Probably spelling that wrong. I’ve […]

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maybe bye

I don’t know how much blogging I’ll do on my trip. So maybe bye for now!

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strange

me: What’s going on with these frogs? Erik: I think they’re high. me: The more I look at them, the less I know what’s going on.

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Backcountry Bear Basics etc

Erik’s obsessed with bears lately. Today we went to the Book Den partially to look for bear books. I am looking for a present for the friend I’m visiting in New York. I had a book for her, but I decided I didn’t like it enough and changed my mind.

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interesting

Erik: If we can talk about it, we don’t hate it.

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still

Yesterday I finished a long letter to my friend M in Utica. It was the first truly long letter I had written in quite a while. Felt good. She asks lots of excellent questions. So I answered them. My big trip is coming up. I’ll be in New York for 11 days. I have never […]

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glaciers

[Long conversation about how I think glaciers are scary and how Erik finds this to be ridiculous.]

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funniest quote I’ve read in a long time

“Dance like the photo isn’t being tagged, love like you’ve never been unfriended, and tweet like nobody is following.” –Will Ferrell (I don’t know if it’s actually a Will Ferrell quote, but when I read it just now at the bottom of a freecycle email, that’s who it was attributed to.)

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Erik: I have to strike while the iron is hot. LM: It’s not hot yet. You have to wait until about 6. Erik: I have to strike before the iron is hot.