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The Long Drive Home

Well, we managed to once again add several hours to a trip home from vacation. What should have been an 8-9 hour trip took 12 hours. I'm not sure how we do it, but we sure are consistent.

Beth gave me permission to do a bit more fishing in the early morning before we left. I caught a flounder (which I threw back), a mackerel, and a red grouper. They are filleted and ready to eat.

We left Pass-A-Grille at 11:15, stopped for lunch, then potty, then ice cream, then potty, then gas, then potty, then dinner, then home. We pulled in the driveway at a smooth 12 hours.

The kids before we left (now that I think about it, we should have taken a "kids when we got home" picture too). Don't they look fired up for the drive home?

Coconut Inn
Not ready to leave

Some Florida citrus place on the way home. I have no idea where, since it took us SIX HOURS to get out of Florida.

Oranges
Peaches

Henry was so happy to be out of his car seat

Hanging out the window
Hanging out the window

Oscar offered to help drive. He must have known we were going crazy.

Our extra driver

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