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Washingtonian‘s service parade continues with its August issue’s cover feature, “Great Day Trips.” The cover has a young couple enjoying a late summer picnic—-he’s got some madras, she’s got a wicker basket, and it’s all at Antietam, the bloodiest stretch of soil in American history.

What could be better than picnicking on land that is littered with shards of human bone?