Life in seventeen syllables
Or a hard journey if you were one of the many pioneers who looked at those distant landscapes and the promise of a new beginning. As you know, the way was tough and many did not reach those distant landscapes, but most of us (including me) believe they did get a new beginning.
Sometimes, like you I believe the journey itself was the beginning. Leaving what you know for the promise of the new...
It is beautiful. Sometimes when I'm out West, I wonder how in the world the settlers crossed over. I will think of you when I cross CO. ~Cherley
I know it took great fortitude and desire. Now, it just takes less time, but the desire is still there. Hope you enjoy the trip, when you cross CO.