The day started at about 2:00AM when it thundered and Joy barked for an hour.Cathy got up at 5:30 AM. She was going to go to a dental appointment with David in Bismarck. I got up at 6:30AM. Made the bed and a cup of coffee.At 7:00AM Kim, David’s care giver, and David drove up.David was in his chair in the backI toasted a bagel and watched TV. Then finished loading the motorhome and Equinox.Larry helped me hook up the EquinoxI left Buxton at Noon. I drove down I-29 to AltonThat building is 235′ tall and I used to work on the very top.Turned west on Alternate US-200 West to BlanchardThen south on ND-18 to HunterThen west on Cass County 26 to the Eirie turn. Then through ErieSouth and across the RR tracks turn to Brewer LakeWe pulled in to the Brewer Lake CampgroundWe parked west of Donna in the full hookup sites.Tim and Mary came just as we finished parking and parked next to us.At 3:00PM Cathy called. The muffler and exhaust pipe had fallen off and was dragging. They were just west of Steele. A highway patrolman led them to a body shop in Steele where they fixed it so they could go on.We were sitting in the shade and getting caught up with the last year.
7 members came just for the day, Denis & Betty, Al & Colleen, Mark and John E.
At 6:00PM we had dinner. Pulled pork & pulled chicken sandwiches beans, potato salad, coleslaw and lots of desserts.After dinner we had the WIT meeting.I went over to Tim and Mary’s and had a drink and watched TV while Cathy went to bed.The day was in the 90’s with a stiff wind out of the south. After dark it got calm and dropped to the 70’s.