revisiting the roadsides of Virginia

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After seven years, we returned to the Howard Johnson on Afton Mountain in Virginia, this time after my cousin Jean’s wedding nearby.

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Nature and weather (and fire) are slowly eating away at the place, but I was surprised that it wasn’t so different from back in 2008.

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This Princess Tree had already started growing back in 2008.

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Vesuvius, Virginia.

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Unrelated, this is a former candy store and restaurant near a truck stop off the highway.

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