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Down On Boness Creek (Est. 1979)

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The morning is lazy and my family didn’t know I had a small road trip planned for our enjoyment. For winter, it is a beautiful day, no rain and mostly clear sunny skies. Adventure!



My 9-year-old boy Eduardo was indifferent that he’d be forced to play on his iPhone in the backseat of our Chevrolet rather than at home. I get it, I think. My games were all stuck in 100 pounds of computer hardware at his age - if only he knew the pain of being really cut off from his matrix of pixels, sprites and shitty music but I digress.
Silvana and I were much more excited about a little jaunt upstate - a place that holds a special place in my heart. Everyone was set, Edu had an orange Fanta and Silvana and I both had Cokes, ice cold in the bottle because that is the best way to indulge a favorite. By the way, the fact that my girl enjoys a Coca-Cola as much as I do… well hell, it is just awesome.
As the captain of the trip, I easily accepted the “master of the stereo” title as well. In an effort to ener…