TED TALLEY: Taste of familiarity lingers during trip

Focus on divisions overlook common bonds

Posted: March 8, 2018 at 1 a.m.

I recently returned from a trip to wine country in northern California. No, I had not conscripted myself into a seniors' group bus tour. My daughter, her partner and my grandson live in Windsor -- a bedroom community in Sonoma County near Santa Rosa. I had been before, flying into Oakland or San Francisco, renting a car and then driving northward across the bay.

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