aefenglommung (aefenglommung) wrote,
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aefenglommung

Still round the corner there may wait/ a new road or a secret gate

So, collinsmom is saying that she's interested in going to Philmont next year -- backpacking again. I think that's wonderful. I'd like her to be able to do that.

Meanwhile, a crew of five boys and two adults from our Scout Troop are leaving at 2:45 a.m. for the airport to catch a plane to Florida Sea Base. Prayers for them would be appreciated.
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