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Old 11-25-21, 08:38 PM
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This is one of the few days I eat more than I should. It's cool, because much of the stuff is garbage I wouldn't touch any other day.
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We dined out. It was good.

Got to Austin in time for lunch, but nothing was open. Found a little place called Tacos More on the south side. Place was full, about 75 people. We were the only gringos. It was goo as well.
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Old 11-25-21, 08:40 PM
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I did a respectable job of not making myself feel disgustedly stuffed.



...though I haven't had a piece of that pecan pie, yet.
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Old 11-25-21, 08:56 PM
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Originally Posted by LesterOfPuppets View Post
We had smoked turkey, which was OK. Wish I would've went to my friend's house though. He made oxtail...
Smoked would be an improvement. So would a nice turkey sandwich on rye with good mustard, coleslaw, and a few garlic pickles.
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...though I haven't had a piece of that pecan pie, yet.
<==Had pecan chocolate pie, a rare good pie
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Old 11-25-21, 09:35 PM
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Originally Posted by LesterOfPuppets View Post
We had smoked turkey, which was OK. Wish I would've went to my friend's house though. He made oxtail...

I had such good rabo in Spain.
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<==Had pecan chocolate pie, a rare good pie
My ex used to make a bourbon chocolate pecan pie.

Mmmmmm.
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Old 11-25-21, 10:47 PM
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All this pecan pie talk reminds me of this:
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One reason why I shop at Wawa.

https://www.upi.com/amp/Odd_News/202...gY6gt3kBn4L9Tk
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In recognition of today.

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It doesn’t feel like Friday.
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It doesn’t feel like Friday.
It's not.
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It's not.
you have day dysphoria.
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Heading to the land of Wawa this weekend. First road trip since 2020.
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Heading to the land of Wawa this weekend. First road trip since 2020.
Gonna ride??
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Monster front with gale warnings = fake miles.
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Monster front with gale warnings = fake miles.
Yeah, I was going to ride but it’s windy so I went on a walk with mrs datlas instead. Can ride tomorrow.
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Gonna ride??
I may take one of my brother's vintage Schwinns for a spin.
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Taking the day off to celebrate TG with my son and his family. I know we're a day late but I'm sure y'all will forgive us for that. Cheers!
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Dylan is a tough cookie to put in a box. That said, my fave album is Blonde on Blonde or Blood on the Tracks, depending on the day. Memphis Homesick Blues is my fave Dylan song. What album is that on? Modern Times was a good album that came along after a long dry spell. This topic could be discussed for days.
I did not enjoy either of the Alisha Keyes cuts. I did enjoy her backup band though.
Did you mean "Stuck inside of Mobile with the Memphis blues again"? It's from Blonde on Blonde. Or did you mean "Subterranean Homesick Blues".

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Went to my sister's house (she lives with her daughter) for the feast. Haven't seen them in 2 years. My sister looks like an old woman, maybe because she is. And my niece is 50, how the hell did that happen? I brought home a ton of leftovers so I'm going to have to start eating a lot more to make sure it doesn't go bad. Plus, I just shopped on Wednesday. Maybe I should go for a little ride.
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Spent the morning decorating outside.

I have to say, I was pretty happy that the stores in area were not open on Thanksgiving.
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VV -

Hope springs eternal.

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I took Rango for a walk yesterday, the sum total of all my exercise. I ate ONE plate of Feast, longed for a second one, but managed to stop myself. But I did eat two pieces of pumpkin pie! The Younger Boy made the stuffing, the Older Boy did the pies and mashed potatoes. Used to be I did EVERYTHING, which is a bit of a chore, even if it's just for 4 people. My Dad used to do it for as many as 32 one year! But then, as a young man he trained to be a chef.
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