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What did I think of the solar eclipse

What did you think about the solar eclipse? How did you feel about all of the "hype" around it - people traveling to see the best spot to view it? Your thoughts/opinions?

Seeing a solar eclipse happens once in about 100 years. In thirty years, I will be able to look back on that day and remember exactly when and where I saw the solar eclipse of 2017. It was one of the most beautiful sites I have ever laid my eyes upon, and I feel so lucky to be able to have seen it. I think there should have more "hype" for the eclipse in our area. We should have been able to do a project on it since it was so rare. I'm very upset because at the end of the day they took away our eclipse glasses and that would have been something that I could have called a treasure later on in life. I also wish we could have seen it when it was in other phases. Traveling to see the eclipse would have been a great adventure. 

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