Without missing a beat, Lilya responded: “This is the better nation in the globe. But the majority Americans don’t understand it.”
The writer talking with faculty in the U.S. Air Force Academy. (Picture: Lilya Peterson)
From Colorado we travelled to Phoenix and drove throughout the desert towards the Grand Canyon after which on to Las Vegas. In Ca, we visited Hollywood, drove throughout the Golden Gate Bridge, hiked into the redwood woodlands, and enjoyed wine nation to its fullest. We doubled straight right straight back throughout the national nation to Florida and toured the Kennedy area Center, where we saw the aircraft Atlantis and a Saturn V moon rocket.
In the end, we traveled from ocean to shining ocean and concluded our journey in Sarasota, where Lilya met my 93-year-old grandmother, Joan, for the first time.
Lilya along with her grandmother-in-law, Joan Peterson, in Sarasota, Florida. (Picture: Nolan Peterson/The Regular Signal)