Dallashenge 2013 – A Little to the Right

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Day: Friday, April 19th

Time: 6:52 am-ish

Event: Dallashenge

(similar to Manhattenhenge or Torontohenge)

Expectation: The sun between the mammoth, mirrored buildings of Dallas, Texas.

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I ran to meet up with a fellow blogger that morning, only to find out at 6:45 am, I was literally on the wrong side of the city to see the 6:52 am sun rise.

What’s a runner to do?

RUN!

I ran the mile and a half, with keys in hand and a belly full  of coffee. I had never been so excited to see the sun as I was that day.

I found myself over the Commerce/Main overpass overlooking Dealey Plaza and straight down Main Street, with my back to the DART train tracks.

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The sun rise was amazing, regardless of the apparent diagnal trajectory of the sun. I was awed by the beauty of the city itself.

I felt I awoke with the day.

Two Days later, while I lay in bed hungover, my fellow blogger got THE shot.

See Below.

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