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BEAUTIFUL MOUNT HOOD AND OTHER OREGON GEMS
My sister Romaine and I spent the next five days seeking out what gems might be uncovered in this patch of Oregon. We discovered a number, but rising above all the natural and man-made delights was Mount Hood, which was in our view much of the time wherever we drove,
The Garden Corner was a wonderland in bloom where the plants were displayed by color and type.
On Sunday morning we drove to the neighboring town of Newberg,
However, this time I had a hankering to try the hot biscuits with strawberry jam that had caught my eye on our previous visit, so I ordered the eggs and hash browns with which the biscuits and jam came as a side.
Romaine likewise declared her veggie scramble delicious.
Now, much as I liked "A Quiet Place" (see post 4/23/2018, "A Quiet Place," A Troubling Metaphor"), I thought the sequel was a drag, kind of ho-hum but at the same time nerve-wracking due to all the "gotcha" moments. My sister, on the other hand, really liked the flick. In fact, I think everybody else really liked this flick. It'll probably win an academy award.
That night we watched on TV a Netflix movie called "Army of the Dead" in which Las Vegas is taken over by zombies,
Early the following morning I caught one final, glorious glimpse of Mount Hood,