Travel Blogs from Fulton
... headed out of town on Sam's mission to collect geocaches in six states, Tennessee, Arkansas, Missouri, Kentucky, Alabama and Mississippi.
We got under way pretty well and worked our way through a bunch of road works in Arkansas, and got into Missouri where we got hit by a pretty nasty thunderstorm on the highway. When we rolled into Carruthersville, we realised we got the easy bit of the weather. The town was half flooded, but our ...
... by habit exactly what to do as they were ushered into
their stalls, eight at a time..
MILKING THE COWS
The first thing was to disinfect each tit with a cup of disinfectant quickly popped over the tit. After going down the 2 rows with the disinfectant we gave our assigned cow a gentle swat on the closest leg to give notice and not catch her by surprise. The actual milkers are like mini vacuums that are put on each tit and ...
LITTLE BRIDE ON THE PRAIRIE
This section of our trip reminds me of the series "Little House on the Prairie" - a homespun touch.
The last time we saw Carly was when we watched her drive off with her new husband, Tyler, following their wedding reception in Steilacoom, WA.
Love does wonders and lured this lovely, tall, ...
... out the awesome pictures at the following link:
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... and even parts of larger cities tell another story. Empty buildings, boarded windows, debris. Sad !
It paints a story of disappointments, sadness, tragedies, unfulfilled dreams …..
Where ARE the people who once filled these buildings and played in these yards ? Tossed balls through this hoop ? Swung on this rope abandoned long ago ?
So, now, what’s in ...