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Old 10-11-2012, 07:56 AM   #96
JDowns OP
Sounds good, let's go!
Joined: Mar 2005
Location: Bassett, NE
Oddometer: 2,739
So I dug out my tattered Mexico and Central America maps and laid them out to tape them back together before I leave in a few days:

went to the post office and a package came from my friends Jim and Ann. They had heard I was heading to South America and sent me this:

Wow! What a nice thing to do for a fellow traveller! It looks so nice, especially in my construction adhesive covered hand.

Anyway, who needs sponsors when you have friends like that! So I went out to the Sherpa and signed their names in permanent marker on the gas tank for good luck:

Thanks you guys. You're the best! Should be fun watching your names get covered in bugs and mud on the way south.

John Downs
South America and back on a 250 Super Sherpa Minimalist Adventure
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