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In flight

So in case you didn't remember, I took off to Washington, D.C., this morning to cover the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation's Presidents Trip. I'm psyched about the chance to see and hear the happenings. In case you forgot, you can follow my happenings over on Twitter. (And no, you don't have to be a member to see my tweets.) I'll also have a great story about the OFBF's work here in tomorrow's Bryan Times (and the Northwest Signal for our Napoleon readers).

But I had to share a little something with you before tomorrow. Remember how I said I had never flown before? Well, today I crossed that off my list. I hopped on a little jet and flew from Cleveland to Baltimore with my group from the OFBF.

The scariest part? SECURITY. Holy cow, those people are intimidating. There weren't really any signs to tell me what to do. I only knew to take off my shoes because the man in front of me did. And then I totally almost got body searched because I forgot to take off my belt, too. Good grief did I get glared at for that one!

But I made it, and then made the loooong walk to my terminal and got a really big coffee to calm me down (or wake me up, whatever it worked). I was so nervous for the flight, but the man sitting next to me said the worst was over once I boarded.

And you know what? He was right. Besides the incessant ear popping, I wasn't bothered at all. In fact, I just stared out the window at the beautiful earth most of the flight. Totally worth it, don't you think?


Simply breathtaking.


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