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Re: Blackout

Glad you weren't in the thick of it for a change! I didn't hear about it
until this morning (out watering all evening) but my first thought was
for you!!

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: EvaTEsq@aol.com
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Fri, 15 Aug 2003 11:01:22 -0400

>As luck would have it, I was in Manhattan yesterday morning for a Court
>appearance, but I was back on Long Island by 12 pm, so thankfully I was
>NOT one of the many stranded & wandering around the City.
>The only difficulty I had was driving home from my office. All the
>traffic lights were out. Some ordinary citizens were directing traffic.
>It took twice as long for me to get home due to gridlock on the
>roadways. But my car was air conditioned so I did not mind the extra
>traffic so much.
>It could have been alot worse. I feel sorry for the masses of people who
>were stranded in the City. The news reported that many people curled up
>and slept on the City sidewalks and in the City's parks last night. That
>is probably an experience!
>In a message dated 8/15/2003 10:26:21 AM Eastern Daylight Time, Cersgarden writes:
>> Eva, were you home or were you with the mass we viewed on 
>> TV as they walked 
>> home.  You have experienced some very stressful situations.
>>    Ceres
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A


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