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My Parents’ Route 66 Road Trip. Destination? My place.

Not even 2500 miles and an old, aging Route 66 can keep my retired parents from taking a cross country road trip to see me…

Larry and MarySue's road trip - expected route

The Barleys are going to try to follow the old Route 66. And look for that world’s largest ball of twine.

It’s been almost five or six years since Larry and MarySue Barley have made their way out West far enough to see their eldest child and only son. My sister and her fantastic family have commandeered most of my parents’ time as they are geographically closer (approx. a mile or two), and I’m pretty sure they like my sister more than me. At this point in my life, I think that the only way that I’m going to get my parents to visit more often is to get married and have kids.

(Sorry, had to step away before I spat my coffee out on my keyboard from laughing so hard.) Continue reading

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