Saturday, September 05, 2009

Go east, young ladies!

Actually the phrase was

"Go West, young man," Indiana newspaper writer John Soule's 1851 advice, would be popularized by Horace Greeley and serve as the mantra for nineteenth Century American migration.
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Doing the opposite of the advice, the girls are off to Europe: Carolyn to spend a semester studying abroad, Allison to spend a few days vacationing with her sister before Carolyn starts school.

Somebody needed to go along, right!

So they are off to Europe and we go to cheer on the New England Revolution tonight.