Haven't had a chance to write up my most recent trip on the Coast Starlight yet, which was the entire route from Seattle, Washington all the way to Los Angeles, California. However, I would like to say that it was the best trip yet!
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Credit for this trip goes to Service Chief David Flemming, our Car Attendant Edward Turner (E.T.), Cecil Deli in the Diner, Lounge Car Attendant Romeo Go, and Conductors Art Gary and Bruce Adair. When you start to cover the number of miles that I have covered on Amtrak, you start meeting the same staff over and over again. Don't be surprised if you meet many of these people on your next trip on the Coast Starlight! A special note of appreciation goes to Peggy Lyon who waited on us several times in the Dining Car on this trip. Peggy waited on my daughter and I last December on the Southwest Chief. Peggy and my daughter hit it off and my daughter, who is really good at art, gave some drawings to Peggy that she said she would treasure forever. Peggy didn't remember me, but she sure remembered my daughter! I just reminded her a little about my daughters last interaction with her and Peggy finished the rest of the story.
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