EppsNet Archive: Amarillo

The Death of a Child

11 Oct 2003 /

My nephew died yesterday in a car smash in Amarillo, TX, where he lived.

He was 10 years old, the same age as my son. He was my son’s favorite cousin.

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21 Aug 2003 /
En route to Amarillo

A boy en route to Amarillo, holding a camera . . .


17 Jul 2003 /

RICK BLAINE: I came to Casablanca for the waters.
CAPT. RENAULT: The waters?! What waters? We’re in the desert.
RICK BLAINE: I was misinformed.

My wife and son are in Amarillo for a few weeks visiting relatives. I’m not sure I want to be in Texas in July, but they told me the temperature was in the 70s, so I decided to fly in for a few days.

When I got there, it was 104, although it did drop into the 70s at night . . .