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Atwood and Denver to Grand Junction

  Day 6  Interstate 70 A combination of unfamiliarity with the area; wet, cold, stormy weather; traffic; steep climbs and descents; distracting scenery; and still getting used to the new truck; made the trip through Denver, up and over the … Continue reading

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Flying Buzz Saw – Literally

It was a quiet morning in the mountains… I had selected a room at an inn on what should have been a quiet mountainside for our trip to West Virginia. The mountain vista from the balcony was the perfect accompaniment … Continue reading

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Was it self-defense?

A gentleman—a long-time native of Middle Tennessee—related this story about his great grandmother, that took place around 1930 in the mountains of Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau. Background In all likelihood, this story was set in an area without electricity. Electricity would … Continue reading

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