The sun nestles among the clouds to give the lacy silhouette of one of my favorite things, a tree. Notably here, a Texas live oak.
Soon out of the Hill Country and around the loop at San Antonio, we make a fuel stop at a station that has bright purple Mexican petunias to delight us.
and a tree....
Past Corpus Christi, past Kingsville and the King Ranch, past Harlingen, we are almost home. The palm trees tell me.
The GPS sees home. We will come to a screeching halt before we roll into the Laguna Madre!
We are home.
Jake is in his favorite place on the first landing.
He rests comfortably while Herb and I unload the truck and unload the truck. Why did we bring all this stuff home? We should have left it -- we do plan to return to the PNW next Summer.
|Dr. Jake C. Harleton, MD (redundancy intended)|
Willie of Willie's Tug,
and of Walldog, Willie and Jake
Wednesday, October 2, 2013