Shortly after Kevin’s feet gave out a pouring rain came upon
the three remaining. We ducked into a tree line and waited it out for about ten
minutes. Nevertheless our feet were once again soaked. WE made it into Cove
City at about 7:00 pm. The people that greeted us at Cove City were wonderful.
They treated us to a wonderful dinner. After addressing our feet we have
decided to bed down for the night and look forward to our journey to Kinston."
"Today has been a day of learning in many ways. I have gained
a whole new appreciation for soldiers on campaign throughout the ages.
Additionally I have come to contemplate some of the thoughts returning soldiers
may have had 150 years ago. More on that later. Philip Brown. "
In : Daily Dispatch