The lofty peaks of the Rockies have towered sooner than us in an extended, unbroken chain as now we have checked out them from the alfalfa fields of Colorado.
We have obvious the bread and the cornbread of a kingdom turning out to be at the rolling prairies of Nebraska, Iowa, and Illinois. we now have crossed the fairway, pastoral stretches of Indiana and Ohio and Pennsylvania. The pink roads of Virginia, winding[Pg ix] between her weighted down orchards of apples and peaches and pears and her lush forests of oak and pine; the yellow roads of Maryland, passing via her fertile fields and winding out and in one of the thousand water methods of her coast line, all come sooner than us. those are important possessions of expertise and reminiscence, the alternative, intimate wisdom to which the motorist on my own can attain.
The neighbors of the Open street are ours; the homesteader in his white canopied prairie schooner, the cattleman on his pony, the passing fellow motorist, the ranchman at his farmhouse door, the rustic inn-keeper hospitably dashing us on our way.
We have a brand new notion of our nice nation; her vastness, her various surroundings, her prosperity, her happiness, her boundless assets, her huge percentages, her kindness and hopefulness. we're sure to her by way of 1000 new ties of acquaintance, of organization, and of pride.
The Lincoln road is already what it's meant to be, a golden highway of enjoyment and value, fitly committed, and destined to encourage a good patriotism and to honour a good patriot.
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