|Esse Quam Videri|
Distinction: North Carolina contains the country's largest private dwelling, the Biltmore House in Asheville.
Geographic Oddity: All of North Carolina's neighboring states have their highest
point within ten miles of the North Carolina state line. See this Lien À Trois:
High Point, New Jersey / Boundary Peak, Nevada / Mount Sunflower, Kansas
Famous Native: Cornelia Vanderbilt ~ Biltmore House babe
Natural = Chimney Rock
Man-Made = the aforementioned Biltmore House
Favorite City Name: Bughill
Something you might hear a Tarheel say: "If God is not a Tarheel, then why is the sky Carolina blue?"
Little Known Factoid: The town of Mayberry . . .
|If I could live anywhere in North Carolina, it would be at Cherokee, in the Great Smoky Mountains. Or maybe in the attic of the Biltmore Estate.|