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    #1

    Your mileage may vary ;-)

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    We met him at the Waukegan Regional Airport not far from his home. CNN producer Dana Garrett and I had flown there in my small, single-engine airplane, a Cirrus SR22. Within moments, Wayne and I were talking about the kind of mileage it gets.

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    We met him at the Waukegan Regional Airport not far from his home. CNN producer Dana Garrett and I had flown to my small, in a single-engine airplane, a Cirrus SR22. Within moments, Wayne and I were talking about the kind of mileage it delivers.

    are both the paragraghs correct grammatically, specially second one

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    re: Your mileage may vary ;-)

    I had flown to my small- This doesan't make sense as 'small' is not a destination.

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