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Old 07-17-2013, 02:23 PM   #16816
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I'll go with "over 50".
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Old 07-17-2013, 02:30 PM   #16817
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Wise man.
I'll tell you the story in exchange for the Sparks tale.
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Old 07-17-2013, 02:48 PM   #16818
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We're gonna have a mound of chits to talk through by next time.
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Old 07-17-2013, 03:16 PM   #16819
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We're gonna have a mound of chits to talk through by next time.
Hence the phrase "chit chat"
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Old 07-17-2013, 03:34 PM   #16820
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Good one.
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Old 07-18-2013, 04:10 PM   #16821
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Damn !
Twenty four hours and no activity. This place is like a tomb.
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Old 07-18-2013, 04:33 PM   #16822
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Hernan Cortes scuttled most of the ships but dismantled at least one and built a sailors quarters quarters that also doubled as a site for mass, making it an impromptu church.
You can also ride portions of a couple of the "camino real" routes.

Yes, you will pause and wonder how they did what they did!
One of the local tianguis vendors tells me that Cortez and his men were all jazzed up on chia seed when they crossed Mexico. Packed with Omega 3 fatty acids, chia seeds give you lots of energy. A staple of the Aztec diet. 190 MXN/kilo.
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Old 07-18-2013, 05:01 PM   #16823
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One of the local tianguis vendors tells me that Cortez and his men were all jazzed up on chia seed when they crossed Mexico. Packed with Omega 3 fatty acids, chia seeds give you lots of energy. A staple of the Aztec diet. 190 MXN/kilo.
Helps prevent scurvy, keeps you regular, and lowers cholesterol. Healthy bunch of explorers.
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Old 07-18-2013, 05:40 PM   #16824
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or have a few skeletons in your closet.

To quote a blues musician that I listen to "if you can't get those skeletons out of your closet then at least teach them to dance funny"


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Old 07-19-2013, 10:42 AM   #16825
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We've got your drama here, carnal!

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Damn !
Twenty four hours and no activity. This place is like a tomb.
It's Mexico, just wait a little while and you'll find some drama.

I found some right here in the "backyard".



Though I prefer to see it more as "contrast" than "drama".



A sunrise in black and white can be magical.



The magic can even be almost an illusion, like this reflection from the pool.



Rattle the bones, or roll 'em.
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Old 07-19-2013, 10:56 AM   #16826
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Quien mi dijo "moo", cabrones?

My tribute to the "basement", a place bursting with a whole lotta bull...



Proof that Sharknado! can happen anywhere and anytime...



Hey, Trice! That "ship front" on the Mera Madre has got some competition, these days! They're gonna need a bigger boat!
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Old 07-20-2013, 06:23 AM   #16827
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fins up!
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Old 07-20-2013, 01:09 PM   #16828
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Couple of pics from our trip

This is one of the non paved sections near Sonoita.

[IMG]Mexican desert 2 up[/IMG]
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Old 07-20-2013, 02:38 PM   #16829
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If I have been following correctly, I think you mean Sonoyta, near Lukevill?
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Old 07-20-2013, 03:03 PM   #16830
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If I have been following correctly, I think you mean Sonoyta, near Lukevill?
Yes. Thats correct. Although the map spells it Sonoita...
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