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Day 13: Westward From Doswell to Mineral

I slept for about nine hours last night, a much needed rest after the 52 mile ride the day before. Kathleen had to leave so we bid farewell. I had a super fruity cereal that had raisins and cranberries, along with a cup of orange juice and a cup of coffee. Dave even added more fruits to his cereal. No wonder he’s so healthy at the age of 82!
The rain had started already, though lightly. It will rain the whole day. After breakfast, I said goodbye to Dave and got on the road.
Even though I was wearing a rain jacket and rain pants, my shoes and my feet still got soaked due to the rain. Again, there wasn’t any coffee shops or restaurants along the road, but I was glad that I’m actually riding west on the TransAmerica route.

(It rained the entire day)

(Very few cars on the road)

(Crossing Lake Anna)

(Almost to the commune)
The roads going to Mineral were two lanes, one going each direction, with few cars. I made good speed, just like yesterday. I stopped by a post office to send out my pants sinc…

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