We went out to dinner the students and then to a movie. After the movie we compared notes and got a little nervous about staying another night. We gave them some lame excuse about Pat being sick, jumped in the car and headed out in the middle of the night for the border of Greece
A daily diary of a journey in 1962. Please post comments about where you were then on the Background page.
1962 was pivotal. This is the background:
It was a year colored by the Cuban Missile Crisis, an escalating involvement in Vietnam, the Berlin Wall and the Cold War with Russia, Civil Rights issues, a nascent space program, Nelson Mandela in prison, Betty Friedan's, The Feminist Mystique, the Beatles, Rolling Stones and the death of Marilyn Monroe.