Amarillo East Travelodge
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... the top window. Thus I have decided these were the lesser known part cow part giraffe species often hidden away from the public for fear that their meat would be too much to resist, and since they are an endangered species must be transported only rarely and to secrue locations in the New Mexico desert.
Another momentous event of the trip occurred today as well: I finally succumbed to the need for road food on this journey and at Dairy ...
... I crossed the Mississippi River, which brought back memories of when I crossed it going the other way, 23 something years ago, when I was first moving to California. I could see Memphis across the river and it looked pretty cool, so I thought I'd drive downtown and find a hotel somewhere.
Of course that didn't work out. I had no idea where I was going. I drove down Danny Thomas Drive, figuring how wrong could that go, and when it became obvious that ...
... meal. There is a board of honour in the restaurant which showed that 18 people had managed it during May. As I am not a fan of steak I passed on the challenge and instead had Buffalo Quesadillas with a hot pepper sauce, coleslaw (which included pineapple) and spiced rice. Very tasty. The day started cool and overcast but as I headed westward the sun slowly broke though the clouds and the temperature rose to the previously indicated ...
... we then
had to help pack up the balloon and stick it in the truck. Then we
drove to the site of where another balloon had come down, but they
had a worse landing then we did and they crashed into a fence,
damaging the balloon, but the guys were still trying to untangle that
balloon and there was nothing we could do, so we went back to the
hotel, had some champagne, for a successful flight, then we went to
the hotel restaurant, for a ...
... own graffiti mark on the cars.
At this point, I think the paint is probably what is holding those cars up. The air smelled like the spray paint. We didn't indulge in the spray paint tradition because it was so windy, I was not willing to leave with spray paint all over myself. (OK, seriously people... that ...
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