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... and pampering by the super-friendly staff. Both of the pedicurists had been on this cruise before and had nothing but rave reviews.
After our toes were dealt with, it was lunch time so we schlepped our luggage over to Lone Star Tacos, just across the street. The breakfast taco and barbacoa beef taco were muy deliciosa.
A quick check with Uber let us know that there were a couple of drivers in the area, so Annette did something on her ...
... br> Lunch: Goode’s Barbecue for Texas style barbecue (brisket). Yum-yum! Brisket, cole slaw, Texas toast with jalapeņos, and beans. Jim had pinto beans with jalapeņos while Barbara had Austin style baked beans (beans, pork belly, pieces of brisket, red bell peppers, onions and apples-what a surprise). Both were delicious.
Next we thought we’d shop at the Galleria Mall. Big mistake! ...
... a ride by buildings with the
guide telling us what went on in each building. We went into one building however where there were modules and training facilities, but there was nothing going on that we could see. A pretty quiet day at the training lab. One interesting thing was a Soyuz capsule and a Zarys module which are used to go back and forth to the International Space Station (ISS) now that ...
... control. 35 minutes there and then we have to retrieve our checked luggage, then the United baggage guy is a smart ass so he gets an ear full then threatens to not load our bags, which then necessitates I apologize to him so that he'll load our bags. The inter-terminal tram is broken so it's bus service to the next terminal, another 7minutes waiting on the bus. Then we get the pleasure of 45 minutes in the TSA screening line. The TSA sucks! Their security check procedures ...
... Although Matt was pretty content to have his chewing tobacco... I couldn't bring myself to try it, the boys all hated it, but that didn't stop him from going another round. He wants to bring some home with him.
We were stressing for a bit because there was no TV signal and we thought we might loose power, but it only flickered a couple of times. PHEW!
Blake and I played some cards for a while and spent the rest of the time watching the storm ...