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... smelled like asparagus later when she squatted to pee. When Gilbert the camp host came over the say hello, they began to discuss the great tree. I had positioned the tent right I front of this great tree, so we could look up as we were laying in our sleeping bags and see its old knarley branches. Leela thought it was an Aspen but also thought it was too old and too big to be an aspen. Gilbert our New Mexico Indian camp host said the tree was a cottonwood. Makes me think of ...
"Following its visit to Mount Rushmore, the Mr Henry Institute wishes to express its support for the immediate dynamiting of Mount Rushmore along the lines of the dynamiting of the Buddhas of Bamiyan in 2001", said Mr Henry, Director of the Mr Henry Institute, today.
Those, dear donors, were the exact terms of the first paragraph of a media release I asked old Mr Henry to put out. However, the pater has not done so, nor has he responded to any of my communications ...
... preparation for the next event, the potluck supper.
Dinner was potluck and Calisse and Duncan brought chicken fajitas and the rest of us brought things that would add to or be a nice addition to the meal. It was a fun time, lots of laughing and story telling going on. The campfire added to the great atmosphere and it was a great camping meetup.
The next day we all gathered our things up and headed our ...
We conclude day three of our Western Swing by pulling into Las Vegas, New Mexico before sundown. LV NM is a far cry from the Vegas strip. It's a quiet, kind of down-at-the heels small town in northeastern New Mexico, home of New Mexico Highlands University, where Carolyn began her college career. Here Teddy Roosevelt and the Roughriders began their training, culminating in the alleged attack up San Juan Hill. And Easy Rider was filmed here (in part).
We left ...
... to California, but in 1994, he had been contacted by the local paper for an interview. Over the intervening years, no matter who bought the property, they had preserved the murals, which are still there today. The reason for the picture frame was that the artist had died in January of 2011, and the son sent this in his memory. I was struck by that interesting choice, but it is quite effective: there I was learning about the old man, and here I ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed