Travel Blogs from Austin
... Anyway, faced with the recurring dilemma of 'do I go out tonight?' when I arrive somewhere past 11pm, I decided to chill in bed and decide how I felt after doing some research and catching up with everyone back home. After twenty minutes my eyes had drooped and I was asleep.
No matter, Friday had arrived, and, finally, THE SUN ARRIVED. After seemingly missing it everywhere, minus getting burnt in DC in April, I had finally got the weather ...
... headed, he said he would take us for $12, thinking he was just some old guy trying to make some cash and being too drunk to care we just got in. Luckily he wasn't a crazy serial killer, he was actually a very friendly, very chatty old dude who was a tour manager for a Beatles tribute band who didn't pay his taxes and got taken for 2.8 million by the IRS. He talked the whole time, he'd been to Hobart and stayed at the casino. It was a pretty cheap ride ...
... but squashed our plans to go out for dinner. Our house in
Austin was across from Fulmore Middle School and it was purple. It
reminded us a lot of our first house. There seemed to be many more ants
and it had one of those 2 in 1 washer and dryers which drives Kara
crazy. We were doing laundry 24.7 and air drying everything. Due to
the conditions of the purple SoCo house we did a lot less cooking than
we would have liked but this is ...
... one more minutes I saw a drag queen and two guys making out and than everything got clear. In the same moment the others realized the same thing. So we walked one time up and down the bar while finishing our beer and left. We went to two other bars but everything closes at 2 so we soon drove out of the city to find a place to stay. We ended up taking our sleeping bags and sleeping in the park by the Spring Pool. It got a little chill in the night but it was nice sleeping ...
After the last Tea, we took bunches of pictures with the staff in the lobby, which was a great way to wrap up the event.
When Christmas day came around, I had one more duty -- that of delivering presents to any child whose parents requested it of the hotel. The unfortunate part was that only one family made the request, so I had to go in and don the Santa outfit just to deliver one gift. So to make it a more substantial day, after I spent ...
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