“Do you have anything in this bag that will stick me ma’am?” he asks.
“No sir!” I reply in my best manners voice.
“All clear, move along” he says gruffly. Oh goodie, I passed the test…I am not a terrorist.
Father was fascinated by the machine and had to be dragged away.
The flight was quick and uneventful. We reached
, hopped on the rental car center bus and picked up our rental car. We rented through Hertz which has the Neverlost GPS system. I love neverlost: it is so easy to program. You have the option of viewing a map or a list of turns and it politely tells you where to go, with advanced warning of lane changes and exits. We once made the mistake of renting a car from Avis along with their supposed GPS system. It turned out to be a cell phone and you called an operator who provided you with verbal directions….once. Las Vegas
We arrived in record time at my parents’ house. The only problem with the rental car was that the windshield wiper vibrated when you went faster than 80. Was this Hertz’s version of a governor so you couldn’t speed…. Hmmm!
This is their backyard at sunset. It backs up on a overflow gully
Wild cottontail bunnies, quails, chipmunks and other various birds visit my folks backyard daily for munchies.