So close…and yet so far away. It was right there. We could have actually spit into it – but Mexico will have to wait a few hundred miles. It was strange cycling along the border knowing we weren’t crossing over today. It was almost as though Mexico was teasing us – beckoning us – to […]
Archive | December 7, 2008
Today we left El Paso. I saw Mexico. We’ve come a long way since Prudhoe Bay. The Dalton Highway, the Alaska Highway, Canada, and now the US. We are camped in a riverbed. Specifically a little outcropping of the wash. There was a steep dirt wall halfway around it. Davy and I climbed on it.
Today when we thanked the manager of Studio Plus – well actually we wrote a note – but anyway some other lady gave us a small Ziploc bag full of Tootsie Rolls. Today we ate 20 each (not including Mom).
What are we doing now?
Nancy is an artist and metalsmith making wearable art from recycled metal and antique components.
John is busy either hiking or planning his next long-distance hike.
Davy is studying Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Boise State University.
Daryl is studying Computer Science and Software Engineering at University of Texas Dallas.