\ PER-i-gruh-neyt \  , verb;
1.To travel or journey, especially to walk on foot.
2.To travel or walk over; traverse.
I used to think stories about grandparents walking to work or school “uphill both ways” was an impossibility.  That’s because I grew up in FL.  My last job paid 4 extra dollars a day to those who walked to work.  So this supported my latte-a-day addiction.  But one day in frigid January, with the wind painfully breaking through my gloves, and my lungs closing in on me…I realized I had an uphill walk to and from work.  Two hills, and you’ve got it.  I can’t wait to tell my grandchildren.

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