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Amtrak Train Ride Leg Two: The Staff

So…where was I? Oh, yes. First night on the train. It was a long one. The Sunset Limited arrives in San Antonio in the wee hours. As bad luck would have it, this particular night was lengthened by some engine … Continue reading

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Skipping the Dam Tour

On driving in…rocks, rocks. Lots of rocks. Mountains majestic…and desert bare. Rocks, rocks. Lots of rocks. My origins from East Make West alien. Arresting, rugged, tall, these rocks. Mighty H dam is dizzying in scope. So the tour…signage thus: DO … Continue reading

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