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From one island to another

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From coast to coast. From one island to another. Finally. But when we approached Prince Edward Island I started feeling anxious about crossing the 13 kilometre Confederation Bridge. It’s the 23rd longest bridge in the world and the longest one that crosses ice-covered water.  We stopped before we crossed to take a look at the structure. It was mind boggling to imagine how the bridge was constructed and scary to think about its possible failure (the crumbling concrete in Montreal), never mind that I get worried on bridges longer than a few car lengths and higher than a stepladder. When...

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