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Today was my day to visit the Delta Blues Museum in Clarksdale, Mississippi which meant I had to cross the Mississippi again. Becha feel like I'm acting like a frog hopping between two boiling pails of water trying to see which one is cooler in the way I switch sides of the Mississippi.
We started the day at Mud Island in the Mississippi. The sky was looking very menacing and the forecast was not good. We had discovered that this year had been one of the wettest and coolest for many years in the South East. Trust us to pick this Summer to visit. Hopefully it ...
... weary pilgrims here that I want to bring up to the house for coffee." His wife was game, so off we went up to the house and were blown away by the interior, which was literally lined with knick-knacks, books, and artwork. Our host had also been an auctioneer and through the years had acquired all manner of cobalt glass, figurines, decorative plates, religious objects and more from estate sales.
Our hosts were George and Carolyn Butler, two of the nicest people you ...
We drove a lot in Mississippi while going from Memphis to Natchez. And let me tell you one thing about driving in Mississippi—it is flat. And straight. With lots of farmland. And not too many cars. But lots of bugs. We killed more bugs (accidentally) on the windshield yday than we have in the entire trip up to this point.
And driving in Mississippi at night is particularly ...
... was very nice. We stayed on secondary roads as we drove across Mississippi which we always enjoy more than Interstates. The topography consisted of rolling green fields for the first hour or so of our drive but the land started slowly to level out the closer to the Mississippi River we came. We stopped for lunch in the parking lot of a Walmart in Greenwood, MS. (Do we have exciting trips or what!!??) After a quick bite, we continued our travel west. ...
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