I can’t tell you how many times Willie Nelson’s “On the Road Again” and Gene Autry’s “Back in the Saddle Again” have played out in my mind during the past 30 days.
I’ve taken longer trips before, and I’ve ranged much farther from home, but I don’t know that I’ve ever driven as many highway miles in a single month.
Getting my daughter settled in with her husband out in West Texas. Visiting my wife’s aging parents, as well as my own (in North Carolina and Louisiana respectively). Spending time with my other two daughters and my grandchildren in Florida. It all added up to a whole lot of hours behind the steering wheel.
So what kind of mischief did I get into along the way? Continue reading