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Trip To Tuscaloosa

I recently had to attend graduate orientation in Tuscaloosa, AL. My hubby decided to go with me since an overnight stay was required. Two days without the kids sounded nice plus the hotel we reserved had wireless internet so he could play his Xbox undisturbed while I was at orientation. Little did he know, he forgot to pack his power cord. Not much Xbox playing for him. My dad wanted us to take a gun for protection. He gave me my first real gun. May be little but it sure is loud. We never had to use it but we felt better having it with us.   I read the papers wrong and arrived late missing my favorite part, the food. But hey, they gave us a free huge tote bag with all sorts of goodies. And mints that looked like some sort of drug... Although I missed breakfast, they provided us with a fantastic lunch. Breaded chicken, salad, dressing, rolls, some sort of baked apple stuff and mm mm cheesecake! The whole campus was gorgeous. I loved the fountain in between buildings.
 The whole ca…