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... in need of sleep and Bourbon, so the Casino downstairs called. The lifts were sticking due to the heat, the cold, the humidity, the temperature, oh those dam lifts stick like they have a mind of their own. Jock would be jealous I pondered. We made it to the slot machines. A few happy faces, but my litmus for coloured people smiling maybe misguided. Winners are grinners, now where is a bar. Everyone is drinking, but no bar. Ok so how does this work. We find a waitress, and ...
... Park to listen to a bunch of good ol' boys sitting in a circle swapping songs. No sooner had we sat down they asked where we was from and why we was in town. Next thing, I had a guitar in my hand and I was singing "Christmas Time In Washington." Deanne joined in and we worked our way thru Kasey Chamber's "I Still Pray" and "Once In A While." It was, to say the least, gratifying. Put us in a top mood for the Ozark Folk Centre's evening concert. It kicked off with the "Little House On ...
... of ribs, pulled pork, beans, slaw. His competition chicken entry was finished so we able to see his "blind taste box" for the competition and sample the chicken--thighs so juicy and tender; sauce really spicy. Fun time here!
So lucky to acquire two tickets to judge the pork shoulder competition. The guys had a great several hours sampling four different contestants. "Bad Bob's" was the best--melt in your ...
... fun and everyone was friendly (got a few weird looks).
Finished the night at a hidden local BBQ restaurant. Had to stand with all the locals in the alley for half hour before we could get in but that was good having a chat with our new friends. Another fab day in Memphis (and Mississippi and Arkansas).
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... but what an amazing time we have had so far and still more to come. Graceland tomorrow - another life long dream about to come true! — with Dave ...
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