Tamales Bash

There was music. There were crowds. There was excellent weather. There were tamales. There were tamales. I think I already said that.

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Vendor booths abounded. People were diligently working up food for the masses.

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No place to sit down. We liked the pork tamales. But eating six at one sitting?

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We did find a place to sit on a low retaining wall around a would-be garden plot. The pork tamales hit the spot. I obtained my week’s allotment of starch and grease in one swoop. Hey! Almost no line at the men’s room to wash my hands afterward.

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Next stop was the art museum. The San Antonio Museum of Art coincidentally had their free day, and it was just a short walk away along the river. So we took the long way around. It gave us a chance to see the neighborhood.

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The museum is always a nice visit. However, unlike Barbara Jean and others, I only require five minutes to get my fill of Egyptian and Japanese art.

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Came sundown and another walk along the river when the holiday lights switched on for the first time. No photos this trip. Maybe later.

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About John Blanton

I'm a retired engineer living in San Antonio, Texas. I have served in the Navy, raced motorcycles, taken scads of photos and am usually a nice guy. I have political and religious opinions, and these opinions tend to be driven by an excess of observed stupidity. Gross stupidity is the supposed target of many of my posts.
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