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7:10pm reach High Point State Park, Sussex, NJ
7:11 saw porcupine walking down the road
7:15 arrive at campsite no. 15
7:16 immediately swarmed by Mosquitoes, run for cover of van and bug spray
7:18 survey campsite – realize it is 50% gravel, 50% submerged
7:20 Daddy begins assembling tent
7:25 Josh drops hat in lake
8:00 tent up
8:01 put supplies in tent
8:20 walk w flashlights down road to bathrooms
8:30 look at stars and eat oreos
8:45 realize we forgot josh’s special bag he packed with his books and favorite superman pajamas
9:00 call mommy to say goodnight
9:15 Josh cries missing mommy
9:20 daddy calms by showing virtual glow stick on iPhone and watching 5min Aladdin clip on YouTube
9:30 daddy tells stories
10:00 Matthew asleep
10:01 daddy assures Josh he’ll stay in tent all night
10:02 Josh asleep
10:05 daddy checks scores, email and weather on iPhone
11:00 daddy falls asleep
1:30am Matthew wets sleeping bag…daddy has to go to van for towels
5:30 Matthew gets up to go potty. Again
5:31 Matthew throws up outside the tent and on campchair
5:40 Matthew seems to have a fever
5:45 cue the rain
6:00 everyone awake
6:05 giant horsefly circling outside tent endlessly
6:10 Matthew asks to call mommy
6:15 Matthew asks to go home
6:30 Matthew falls asleep
7:00 Josh and daddy have breakfast
7:30 call mommy
8:00 pack up van
8:30 heading back home

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