Travel Blogs from Sherman
... I decided to take my first seat at a blackjack table, and that's where I met Ol' Fred #1. He attempts to introduce himself, yet he can't quiet pronounce words of the english language. Upon hearing my name for the 5th time (drunken short term memory), he attempts to wail out the lyrics to "Frankie and Johnnie". People at the penny slots were staring. He then calls me and *******, a liberal ****, yet tries to get my phone number, and all seconds before tumbling from his chair to ...
... the car for us anyway. We never did figure out exactly what the event was, but did wonder if the former president would be in attendance.
The next couple of hours we spent acquainting ourselves with the history of his presidency 2001-2009. Among the highlights were a display of metal girders taken from the collapsed World Trade Center. Many photos brought back to life the tragic events in ...
... some KFC for lunch, which we thoroughly enjoyed. One funny thing happened during the afternoon, a Tufted Titmouse kept flying toward Susan's hair and evidently wanted to take some home to make a nest. See one of the attached photos!!!
The only "drama" was Dolly's daughter Katie called and said her debit card had been lost while ...
... This entry is being made from a laundrymat as Durant's only McDonalds has been torn down and a new one is being built in its place (remember - no wifi at the campground).
Tomorrow we're on the road west again. (Oh, Dolly asked me to tell those of you who follow Dolly's share of this blog to check your privacy settings.)
Enjoy the pix. Love ya!
Greetings from Gainesville, Texas… Home of Charlie Paddock!
Days since the last post - 42 Days
Miles since the last post - 166
Total Miles - 1957
Miles from Atlantic City - 1529 miles
Miles to Fisherman's Wharf - 1675 miles
Next Border Crossing/Distance - Arizona, 400 miles
Number of States I've ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Pets allowed