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Jul 17, 2008 - Day 14 - There's No Place Like Home

Thursday – July 17 – Day 14 “The good news is I broke down close to home” That’s right, 30 miles from home. The day was uneventful. I took a great route around Chicago, just avoided a 3 mile back-up, and was cruising along. At the Okemos exit on I-96. All of a sudden a grinding and then no power. So I pulled onto the shoulder and discovered that the rear drive (sprocket) had sheared away from the wheel. And of course there was no signal on my sprint cell phone. So I walked up to the Sunoco, got a signal, and called my HOG road service. Got...

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