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... And from Carl Sandburg's Hits and Outs: "I remember the Chillicothe ball players grappling the Rock Island ball players in a sixteen-inning game ended by darkness. And the shoulders of the Chillicothe players were a red smoke against the sundown and the shoulders of the Rock Island players were a yellow smoke against the sundown. And the umpire's voice was hoarse calling balls and strikes and outs, and the umpire's throat fought in the dust for a song."
... when I saw signs all around in Spanish, finally!!! Tuuuuurns out Paraguayan Spanish isn't what I'm used to, it's sort of mumbly and full of Guarani which I sure don't understand. Also since there are so few backpackers traveling through this part of SA many people aren't used to my accented Spanish or Katie's precious attempts to communicate. Saying that, I think that my Spanish is even better now because I've been forced to leave English at the door.
So I need to fill ...
... fascinating remnants we returned to Encarnacion to leave Paraguay the next day for Argentina. Upon arrival in Posadas – the Argentinian border town – we immediately noted how much the Malvinas (almost exclusively known as Falklands outside of South America) currently mean for the Argentinians as a big sign hung there stating “Los Malvinas son Argentinas”. We didn’t spent any time in Posadas though as we straightaway took a 5h bus to Puerto ...
... had taken off their shoes in order to paddle across the roads when the splashing traffic allowed them near. It was just amazing, we had never seen rain like it. Having watched this from the cover of a shop awning, and Peter had taken several photographs, we decided to give up the bus idea and squelch our way back up the hill to the Mission house. Our cagoules had stood no chance against the rain and a complete change of clothes was called ...
Murals by that area of slums, which banks onto the river.
had a real sense of understanding when in Paraguay. This was one of the
poorest places I have ever ...
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