Autumn on the Prairie
October 20, 2012 21 Comments
Well the leaves are turning on the prairie and there are semis backed up for blocks from the elevator as the amazing American harvest happens again. Seems like everyday they load out a 100 car train to keep the elevator working, by the time it’s over piles of corn will cover entire city blocks. But there are few autumn leaves, it was bit breezy on the prairie Thursday; steady winds of 30-40 with gusts into the 60s on occasion, but whatever.
Out here we call that breezy but some of effete easterner might call it…
Say what you want but I don’t think we’re in Kansas anymore
But our leaves probably are
Next week we’ll celebrate St. Crispans Day, perhaps the most famous day of battle in the English-speaking world.
Have a great day.
- It’s PRCA RODEO Time on the Chisholm Trail, as the Chisholm Trail Prairie Circuit Rodeo Finals Come to Duncan, OK This Week (prweb.com)