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summer solstice dream
back in the days of my youth
even now…perchance?

more shots of this beauty:

  note the humor of the owner's bumper sticker
yet it's rather sadly true with so many of our products

linking to Kristjaan's

Hoosier Quote:
“What passes for culture in my head 
is really a bunch of commercials.”
~Kurt Vonnegut~


lynn__ said…
Cool car...our local town had a cruise night for our summer celebration and it brought out a few classics!
Why, yes, it could happen even now!
love love love that car!!! and a beautiful haiku!
Forest Tinker said…
The nationalism clouds the post.
brudberg said…
Ha.. yes driving a car like that through the night sounds like a nice dream
I can just see you tooling around in that red car! Go for it! The bumper sticker is funny (at first glance) but then a little sad-making, you are right.
Norma Ruttan said…
perhaps, but I'm proud to be an American.
Rose said…
Which bridge is this over the Wabash? I live north of Terre Haute...not that I was born in Indiana. But have lived here the longest. Love that old car...
Norma Ruttan said…
This bridge is in Vincennes.
Anonymous said…
Love the haiku, love the car:)
Ah that humor ... very well written Nonnie

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