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The cartography is centered in the circle of citizens. I’m feeling pleasantly pleased, as there is so much green represented on this map of Marshfield Mass. BL Companies has obviously done some homework towards a Comprehensive Trails Plan in preparation for our first Working Group Meeting at Town Hall on this early December eve.

Pink Blankie

It’s 1989 and we are almost halfway across the country by pedal power. Our group of three hundred bicyclers has fund-raised a minimum of five thousand dollars each to support the American Lung Association for the opportunity to bike from Seattle to Atlantic City. It is one of the first major fund raisers of its kind.

Trail Mix

I spy a two-legged chugging toward me on the bridle trail along the railroad bed in full locomotive breath with no need of bridling. No fear anywhere as he approaches with the joy of running wild and free to be. Here, now with me, crossing paths on this path through the woods, I recognize the spirit body covered by the black skull cap and layers of jogging apparel.