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Full day off-road today and some serious heat. 200miles.
Leaving the smaller agricultural economy of Mississippi for the hugely mechanised farming of Arkansas.
We are in the Mississippi delta and it is very flat and very wet and very big.
Farming here is on a massive scale.
To explain what we are seeing is not easy.
We are wondering where the towns are and why there are some great houses on the middle of nowhere in amongst the ...
Left Memphis this morning, heading to Searcy yet again.
Had the best time ever in Memphis. Took a shot of the Heartbreak Hotel on our way out from the RV Park.
Will put some more Beale Street photos on this entry.
When we arrived back in Searcy, we noticed the old motorhome wasn't out in the selling yard.
Could it be true, has it sold!! Yay, it has! ...
... of storms and rain all day Tuesday. Ed had a night out at Jacksonville with Ricky, Reggie and Roland (great guys) from the dealership. Reggie is from the deep south, and such a character. Ed would like to record him to share with you all when we get home to Oz. Just his laugh alone cracks us up.
Had Dish TV installed on Wednesday. Yay, finally have lots of channels.
Wendy had hairdo on ...
... we took the Motorhome for its first drive to get Gas and Fuel, or as they say it over here "Propane and Gas". Bit daunting for Ed on his maiden voyage, but handled it well. I felt sooo weird sitting on the 'driver's side' without a steering wheel!!
Friday was 0 degress all bloody day, must admit was pretty to see snowflakes again. We went to Little Rock to check out some of the sights. Visited the William J Clinton Presidential Library (didn't see anything about Monica??) ...
... the water was still boiling. That means there is another issue. Oh yea! As it was closing time for the garage, we were told to pull up around the side and they would have another look in the morning. They kindly let us plug in, so here we are again, parked up in a garage parking lot awaiting our fate in the morning. We decided not to think about it, so cooked dinner, washed and chilled out, reading and then watching a movie, (The Golden ...