La Quinta Inn & Suites Mission at West McAllen
Travel Blogs from Mission
... Daunted, our circus book club's first book of the season. I'm really enjoying it so far. I love memoirs anyway and when they focus on noteworthy women, even better!
Had an up and down day for most of the day...still adjusting to my job and the quirks of living where you work.
Some highlights from the shows:
Before the second show, I told a family that strollers are not allowd in the tent due to fire regulations. They said that ...
... usher people in and out of Mexico, go figure.
Then they man it with about 5 people a shift, about 16 hours a day, man talk
about more money than brains, no wonder the country is so fkd up. Anyways there
is nothing there and there is nothing to see excepting this hand drawn ferry
bringing 3 cars at a time from sandy muddy bank in Mexico, to sandy muddy bank
in the US of A.
From there we ventured down to Rio Grande City, which is ...
... that was letting all of the compressed air out; thus no spray. He did his best to fix it in the short amount of time we had before the show but it wouldn't work. In about ten minutes, he and I frantically brainstormed to come up with a new middle part to the gag and with the help of a prop Ryan is letting John borrow this season, we were able to come up with an idea. He didn't have time to rehearse it, but we made sure to let the prop crew, ...
... working well at the library anyway, so I’m glad we didn’t. Neither of us slept well the night before so it was nice to relax a little bit, catch up on some chores around the house, and prepare for the show.
Emilie came to visit in the afternoon and we hung out until we realized that more time had passed than we thought (it was 4pm when she left), so we scrambled to get the props reset and ticket boxes set up at the front gates in time. ...
... attempt to take their strollers in the tent when my back is turned. We have ushers inside who will handle it from there thankfully. But this one family came through, I told them, they said okay, and then John overheard the dad say (after I turned around), "She’s not looking; we’ll just take it in." The mom disagreed, but the dad kept pushing for it, so they tried and Jacob stepped in to insist it stay outside. ;)
Today’s shows felt much longer than ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center