Without Missing a beat, Lilya replied: “This is the country that is greatest in the globe. But the majority Americans don’t understand it.”
The writer talking to faculty during the U.S. Air Force Academy. (Picture: Lilya Peterson)
From Colorado we travelled to Phoenix and drove over the wilderness towards the Grand Canyon after which on to Las vegas, nevada. In Ca, we visited Hollywood, drove within the Golden Gate Bridge, hiked into the redwood woodlands, and enjoyed wine nation to its fullest. We doubled straight back over the national nation to Florida and toured the Kennedy area Center, where we saw the aircraft Atlantis and a Saturn V moon rocket.
In the long run, we traveled from ocean to shining ocean and concluded our journey in Sarasota, where Lilya came across my 93-year-old grandmother, Joan, for the time that is first.
Lilya along with her grandmother-in-law, Joan Peterson, in Sarasota, Florida. (Picture: Nolan Peterson/The Day-to-day Signal)