Alexander Fulton Hotel & Convention Center
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Long day riding. Stayed off the Interstate Highway but was a great deal longer to get to my destination.
A hot day riding - no shade or cloud cover.
I was going to stop at Shreveport for a cold drink but circled the town and decided to head off to Alexandria via US 171 South (The Scenic Route - according to the HD Touring Guide).
Whilst it was probably far more scenic that the main Interstate Highway it did take me a ways South ...
... 160;So I placed decoy car magnets on the Prius in the form of a "Support our Troops" ribbon and a Christian fish. So far these have served me well. As I came up to the checkpoint, the friendly officers said they were just checking for seat belts, smiled, and waved me on. Now what was really going on here I don't know. I would like to think that these police officers had something more to do than check belts, but I ...
We continued on towards Natchitoches (without the car breaking down, seems James got lucky with his guess), but only got as far as Alexandria by the time it was dark and getting late so we had to start looking for accommodation. It was only now we realised we had a rental car that seemed to have one candle as it's headlights. There was more light from the moon than our lights, and it was cloudy!
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One week from today I will walk out of the office, start running around like crazy because I just remembered things I still need to get done and then start packing. Saturday I'll check and recheck my list of things I want to make sure I take....camera, phone charger, tablet, plenty of underwear, sunscreen, sunglasses.....then feel horrible because it will be time to drop Cartman off for boarding. Then it will be early ...
... a pet deer named backstrip. Yes, it was an actual deer and Blake as I pet it. Then as we were talking to these people the local county sheriff pulled up in his car ( which apparently he did every day). This sheriff was about 65 or 70 years old, had a six shooter revolver and also quite a big amount of chewing tobacco. Before leaving the sheriff told everyone that he would see them on Sunday at church (which everyone says to everyone in the south). Tomorrow we have a short ...