Roswell Sightings: Day 1

Alien
Alien (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Today’s sights: Superman; an executioner with hood and sword; a bustier-ed, tutu-ed, high-heeled, red-horned blonde devil; a carousel; a ringtailed lemur (authentic, not costumed); a  fried chimichanga (also authentic); little green men in front of nearly every business establishment (who’s to say?)

Today’s most delightful sight: A covered wagon (cover looked like plastic) pulled by two beautiful brown mules, out in the middle of nowhere

Today’s most promising sight: The Hardback Coffee Cafe, to be investigated tomorrow

English: The McDonalds located at 720 N. Main ...
English: The McDonalds located at 720 N. Main in Roswell, New Mexico models its PlayPlace as a flying saucer. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Today’s happiest sight: David, on

English: The Roswell Public Library
English: The Roswell Public Library (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

learning the hotel room has cable TV

Today’s saddest sight: Me, on learning the pool closed at 10:00 p.m.

Today’s biggest surprise: David handing me the keys and saying, “You drive.”

Today’s most bedraggled sight: Me, after driving for eleven hours

Today’s most chagrined sight: Me, after realizing I didn’t bring the cable for transferring photos from camera to laptop

Today’s most ridiculous eavesdrip: “How long have you been kissing her with the same mouth with which you kissed me?” (TV show about Daytime Emmys)

10 thoughts on “Roswell Sightings: Day 1

  1. On the main drag in Sedona
    there is a hamburger joint/cafe
    in flying saucer motif! Huge
    purple alliums out front
    complete the theme.

    The library looks fascinating!

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    1. I would LOVE to spend some time in Sedona. I’ve driven through a couple of times but didn’t see the flying saucer cafe. Sure would like to do some wandering out there.

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  2. Heading for West Texas, you just point the car and drive–not a lot of twists and turns. For those of us in Central Texas, just reaching a state line can be a cause for celebration.

    Thanks for visiting and commenting, John. I hope you’ll be back sometime.

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