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January 6, 2015

Wordless Wednesday




December. Denver. De-Icing.

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  1. Brrrrr, this makes me even colder, but it was a great capture.

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    1. Thanks, Diane. I'm glad I was in the jet where it was somewhat warmer. I feel for those guys who have to work in bad weather.

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  2. I've heard of this, but I've never seen it. Interesting, Les.
    Thank you!

    Here's my Wordless Wednesday.

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    1. I've seen it far too many times, Deb. Beats the alternative, though. Glad it works! ;)

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  3. OK, that just makes me anxious looking at it. Just saying. LOL

    Love your new photo header. Looks like Oregon - wink, wink!

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    1. I used to get anxious about de-icing, but now I know that it really does make for a safer flight. :)

      Thanks for you nice words, Kay. You are right. That would be just south of Depoe Bay. Decided my header was due for a change.

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  4. I've never seen it done either!

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    1. Really? I guess we've seen it a lot since we always fly through Denver.

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  5. Jeepers! It looks like the plane's on fire!

    We had a (much needed) Snow Day today, so I read cozily by the window while my parents flew to Tampa. You travelers, you! So brave!

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    1. It does look like it's on fire, doesn't it? I've found that I'm less afraid to fly when I can take pictures. This helped ease my anxiety about the de-icing. :) Not sure if I'm really brave, though.

      Wish I were in Tampa with your folks. We are still miserably cold here, but at least the sun was shining today.

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  6. Oh, you're reading The Long Winter! Oh, oh, oh! I've read it so many times, and loved it so much...we'll have to talk when you're done. Wish I had time to reread it, but I know it well enough to discuss every inch. Hope you love it. xo

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    1. I'm enjoying it so much! I first read it in 1972 and am so pleased that it's holding my attention. Makes me want to re-read another prairie novel. Have you ever read O.E. Rolvaag's Giants in the Earth? Excellent book about life in the late 1800s in South Dakota. I am so glad I wasn't a pioneer!

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