aefenglommung (aefenglommung) wrote,
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Almost heaven

It was a beautiful morning in West Virginia at the Summit. The International Representatives Conference is proceeding well, the food is good, and the weather is beautiful. We had the first frost of the season last night. The trees are beginning to turn.

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The sun begins to burn away the morning fog

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The view from Pigott HQ

I noted on a drive-around yesterday that the Summit looks like an enlarged version of some of the campgrounds in Indiana reclaimed from spoil banks. It turns out that the Summit was, originally, a gigantic strip mine. Yep, feels like home.
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