On Saturday, I met up with family for an early Father’s Day lunch, and said my goodbyes. Then I hurried home to finish up packing my room before Ru came over. We finished loading up the truck, and she “supervised” the hooking up of the car carrier to the truck and attaching my car. I now can add car carrier attachment and detachment to my list of marketable skills!
Here’s a picture of the truck I rented and am driving across the country with my car in tow:
Driving the truck itself is not too hard, as it is not all that much longer than the ambulance I used to race around town. The car carrier adds a whole new level of difficulty, and has lead to some interesting parking situations:
Ru and I left
After our late start, we stopped for the night at
Oh yeah, both New Mexico and Colorado were on fire at different points of our trip:
This morning we headed out early, and managed to log over 700 miles today and have made it to
Friday is closing day on my house, and so far we’re on track.