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One of my favorite movies to watch is Lawrence of Arabia and the title of this post is a line taken from the movie--it will be my mantra over the next seven weeks!
Last weekend I got one more walk in on the Leif Erickson Rd., this
time going the opposite direction which was all uphill. No major
fatigue outside of tired feet, so I guess I'm in pretty good shape to
get started. In one week, I will be half way through my ...
... the 1.7 miles along the waterfront at the suggestion of someone on our tour. Well, we saw some of Portland's finest homeless people. As someone told us, this is the place that young people come to retire since the climate is typically temperate and the social programs take care of them.
Dinner was fantastic! We shared an appetizer (grilled prawns with ancho chili and coffee rub), small salad (Caesar's salad), Oregon Coast Petrale Sole (with chanterelle ...
... for first one thing and then the next, so when she finally got on her second leg, all she wanted to do was curl up and pass out. The plane taxied out to the runway and started to pick up speed and then the pilot slammed on the brakes and came to a screeching halt. There was a lot of talk in Russian and then someone said something about "a technical issue" and they headed back to the terminal. After an hour or so of sitting around , they finally confessed that there is ...
... walk through the fields, while others get on holding some large pumpkins! We keep going – Colin and Belinda mention they’ll get their Halloween pumpkins closer to the end of October.
After the ride we go to the shops. We’re all quite thirsty so I buy some juice for all of the kids. And here an interesting thing happens. We have had George on a leash for awhile, so he can walk around but not walk too far away. ...
... s daughter, no f-ing way are you staying on that birthcontrol..." But that's another story. From there we lunched at a place called 'Mac' which serves varieties of - you guessed it - macaroni and cheese. We ordered the Spicy Chicken Mac'n Cheese. It presented well but ultimately tasted like chicken fingers and Velveeta soaked in Frank's Hot Sauce. Filling but probably trouble tomorrow morning. I'll keep you posted. I'm imagining a scenic tour of the interior ...