Terlingua Dreams

Terlingua Dreams
Día de los Muertos - Terlingua Cemetery

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Chilly Day

By Texas standards it was a rather chilly day.  Low of 51 and high of 62.  Besides taking out the trash and being ignored by Walter...I didn't do much.


I take that back I did spend time online reading some blogs I had not had the opportunity to get caught up on.  One of them being the first blog I ever read in my life...The Oasis of My Soul  http://theoasisofmysoul.com/2013/04/the-dreaded-phone-call-texas/

If you do not know...Ara's mother suffered a massive stroke, is paralyzed, unconscious and on life support.  Having a mother around his mother's age, it pains me to hear this.  For that matter just knowing this could happen to anyone regardless of age is disconcerting.  I wish them both the best.

Good night.  May you all have Terlingua Dreams.

2 comments:

  1. I had some of those yellow bells, but the neighbor kept mowing them down, so they died. They were by the edge of my yard.

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    1. In Del Rio we called them "esperanzas" which means "hope" in Spanish.

      In spring and summer you will see them in a vast majority of the houses.

      Last year we lost one to the sleet but this one survived but it is not looking like it should.

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