The author’s sons enjoy the scenery from the lounge car of Amtrak’s Empire Builder during an overnight trip from Minneapolis, Minn., to Portland, Ore. MUST CREDIT: Photo by Jennifer Jeanne Patterson for The Washington Post.
The author’s sons enjoy the scenery from the lounge car of Amtrak’s Empire Builder during an overnight trip from Minneapolis, Minn., to Portland, Ore. MUST CREDIT: Photo by Jennifer Jeanne Patterson for The Washington Post. Jennifer Jeanne Patterson For The Washington Post
The author’s sons enjoy the scenery from the lounge car of Amtrak’s Empire Builder during an overnight trip from Minneapolis, Minn., to Portland, Ore. MUST CREDIT: Photo by Jennifer Jeanne Patterson for The Washington Post. Jennifer Jeanne Patterson For The Washington Post

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July 26, 2016 02:46 PM

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