“The house I’m staying in is set up on a bluff overlooking the city. If I bothered to wake up early enough, I could sit on the front steps and watch the sun rise in the East over the Mississippi River. From this vantage point I can see Illinois and Wisconsin. At night, the same view is littered with blinking and stationary lights – alerting boats and aircraft alike to the position of the bridges.”
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sounds like your summer was full of interesting experiences! Have a safe drive back and cant wait to see you!