OK, I’m Back

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Well, I’m back.

Remember, in Mille Bornes, how you got a Safe Trip Bonus if you made your 1,000 miles without using any “200” cards? I don’t think many of my fellow Parkway drivers were interested in earning that kind of bonus today. A lot of them drive like they’d been shot from guns.

So I thank you for your prayers, I thank the Lord for getting us there and back in one piece, and now I think I would like a nice cigar…

About leeduigon

I have lived in Metuchen, NJ, all my life. I have been married to my wife Patricia since 1977. I am a former newspaper editor and reporter. I was also the owner-operator of my own small business for several years. I wrote various novels and short stories published during 1980s and 1990s. I am a long-time student of judo and Japanese swordsmanship (kenjutsu). I also play chess, basketball, and military and sports simulations. View all posts by leeduigon

3 responses to “OK, I’m Back

  • UnKnowable

    Glad to hear that you’re safe. I have to run my own gauntlet in another hour or so, a trip to Tucson. It’s a balmy 47 degrees outside with a west wind strong enough to create havoc, so I’ll be having an adventurous little drive. Maybe I’ll zip,up my parka and go with the top down.


  • Erlene

    Praise the Lord, He is faithful to protect us if we just ask. I will now focus my prayers on you, UnKnowable.


    • UnKnowable

      The one good thing is that I-10 can be eerily vacant on holidays, so I should be ok. Probably 363 days of the year it’s a bumper car tournament with semis holding the advantage, but Christmas and Thanksgiving aren’t too bad.

      Thanks for your prayers.


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