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stature in which they are regarded today! It was an uneventful trip to the border having reloaded at a paper mill in Little Falls, Minnesota and as I approached the inquisition at the bridge in Sault Ste. Marie it dawned on me that if discovered, I might have to cough up some added tariff in order to keep the treasure in my possession ... so I just kept them in a corner of the bunk with the curtains closed and adopting my most innocent and honest facial expression presented myself to the commercial authorities. Yes a secondary inspection was apparently justified and a thorough search of the trailer and jockey boxes was carried out with my cooperation but the inside of the cabin of my 1967 K-100 cabover - go figure - was totally ignored much to my relief. It must have been that child-like look of virtue on my face or the officers just didn’t wish to climb up into my private space. I didn’t ask. My son went on to become both a professional musician and trucker, professional meaning he acquired a bit of jingle in his jeans for his efforts and he later merged the two vocations when he provided his services to an entertainment production company. Sometimes he drove the semis with all the equipment and sometimes he endured navigating the luxury bus with the band. Although behaviour within the group was the responsibility of the road manager on occasion Chris, using

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