It was a real commitment to purchase a one-way ticket. Two weeks later, I left my car at the Saab mechanics' place in Santa Fe in exchange for a check, climbed into Thea's car, and rode to the Albuquerque airport with Thea and Rick. I was too excited and elated to feel sad when it was time to say good-bye (sorry, family!).
|'Bye New Mexico! (Sandia Peak from Concourse A at the Sunport)|
|Los Angeles, last view of the Mainland!|
|Trading this . . .|
|. . . for this. (Photo by Brocken Inaglory, 2007--It was dark when I flew over.)|