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    Cool spiritual rest-stop?


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    He planned to use the money raised in his attempt to break the 19-hour record to fund a "spiritual" rest-stop for truckers in Paranagua, home to Brazil's largest grain port. (CNN last week).

    It's about a priest who disappeared in Brazil 2 weeks ago. He tried to set a world record flying the longest trip with helium-filled balloons. What do they mean by 'spiritual rest-stop'?

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    Re: spiritual rest-stop?

    A place for truckers to rest and pray.

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