Different names for the same battle–which took place in Maryland.
Today was an easier day, in terms of hiking and heat, but it sure seemed long. Cousin Doris and I leave the hotel with the tour group at 7:30 am, and tonight was typical: we didn’t get back until around 9:30. Although our bus is very comfortable, I’ve about had it with that form of travel for a while. Sure beats riding in a Civil War supply wagon, though–never mind an ambulance.
I am always struck by the pastoral beauty of these places where such terrible things happened. What is… Read More »