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The week of my birthday, Hurricane Irma was coming. I’m from Florida. Hurricanes don’t scare me unless the governor announces a mandatory evacuation and MY family actually
So I didn’t worry when news reporters encouraged residents and travelers to be careful along the coast of Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina.
I planned a trip to Savannah for my birthday. A
I drove almost four hours. When I arrived, the clerk brought to my attention the mandatory evacuation set by the City of Savannah.
“Didn’t you listen to the news?” – said one of the hotel clerks.
“Yes, I did! I didn’t receive any communication about the evacuation and thought it would be clear to still come.”
“Well, no ma’am. Everyone’s clearing out.”
Hmmph. You already know that I wasn’t pleased with this news.
That’s just meant another road trip back home. Sooner than I had thought.
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