Arrival: 3:45 p.m.
Departure Temp: 63
Arrival Temp: 71
Winds 20-25 mph gusting to 30 head and cross winds
We were delightfully gifted at breakfast with a re-routing that would cut off 9.5 miles of today’s miles. No one complained.
To my surprise
We crossed the Arkansas River which had a remarkably long bridge but that crossing had no impact on me compared to the crossing of the
We are overnighting in the Isle of Capri Casino. It’s the only option around. Quite a sad commentary to see all these people glued to their chairs playing the slots, or whatever you call them. Many were obese; many were senior citizens; many were amputees, or on oxygen, or using canes or walkers, or motorized scooters. The clankety-clank of the machines was oppressive.Of course you had to walk through the casino to get to the restaurant. And then there were the signs all around that read: “Winners know when to quit.”
Tomorrow we’re heading to