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Personal Graceland: An Elvis Fan’s Guide Through Memphis

By Jeff Game

Personal Memphis

Take a stroll on my Elvis fan’s guide through Memphis and my personal Memphis.

Personal Memphis

Memphis is for Lovers.

A blues station plays in the background, as I wind through an industrial area at 2 A.M., three-legged dog runs in front of my car at the moment my cell phone rings. I am just trying to find my way to a hotel near Graceland and I am lost in downtown Memphis.

I had been through Memphis two different times – over ten years ago – mainly to see Graceland and Sun Records. As an Elvis fan, finally getting to see these two places of the King of rock-n-roll is like getting to see Mecca.

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