Johanna A. Garretson
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Sabratha (Located In Libya, North Africa)
When I saw a desert for the very first time;
It was in 1965 in Africa, I would not have given it a dime!!!
The reason, I saw it from way up high, from the air!
In a plane from my seat, it looked only bare!!!
Just rocks, sand-dunes and endless waddies,
or dry riverbeds, the Arabic name for these.
My husband, John and I still were intrigued by this Sahara!!!
"I never saw so much of absolutely nothing, Johanna"
He used to say, flying in the Oil Companies DC-3,
Coming home from the coastal town of Ras Lanuf to Tripoli.
So, on his week off, we ...