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Re: Vacation in the US.

At 12:54 AM 7/3/96, Timothy van der Linden wrote:
>Kelly wrote:
>>Pity I don't still live in work in Reston Va. (about 30 miles west of
>>D.C.), or I'ld drop in.  We could make it a LIT convention.
>I already secretly checked the distance, 1300 kilometers from you to Rex, as
>the crow flies.

Yeah I told you this was a big country.

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>>>Friday July 5th, I'll come and visit the US. I'm staying with Rex for two
>>>weeks, if he not decides to throw me out earlier ;)
>>Whoa, surprize.  Hope you like the place.  Pity you missed all the
>>activities on the 4th.
>I yesterday saw a programme about that, I had heard of July 4th, but hadn't
>remembered it when I booked the flight.
>The TV-programme said it wasn't a big festival, only some simple fairs,
>families visiting eachother or having a picnic. I'm not sure where they did
>the shooting, it wasn't in a big city.

???  Ah the 4th is about the biggest holiday we have.  As for "only some
simple fairs", they obviously missed the parades, fireworks, etc which take
over most U.S. cities and towns.

>>Have fun.
>Thanks, I certainly will.



Kelly Starks                       Internet: kgstar@most.fw.hac.com
Sr. Systems Engineer
Magnavox Electronic Systems Company
(Magnavox URL: http://www.fw.hac.com/external.html)