Road to Nowhere (Marfa-Presidio-Terlingua-Alpine)

Self with Mexico:

I stopped at the Terlingua Trading Company, where I was surprised to see Clay Henry.  The Clay Henries are a famous line of beer-drinking goats.   They lived in the neighboring town of Lajitas, at what used to be the town’s only store.  They liked beer.  Especially Lone Star.  One of the first Clay Henries was elected mayor of the town.  A subsequent Clay Henry was castrated by someone who was jealous that the goat could drink beer on Sunday morning, and he could not.  I was looking forward to visiting Clay Henry on my first trip out there, but that day he was at the dentist.

Here he is now:

Indigenous roadkill spotted: Badger, skunk, coyote.

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