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After it got dark we left Monument Valley and went up to.....Mexican Hat, Utah.....






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" Eduardo finally got his hands on a six pack and sucked it up!!! "  




















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"Eduardo needed some booze!!!! 
       



















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The next morning we went up to Shiprock......










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We saw Chimney Rock outside of Cortez, Colorado......








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The next morning we drove down to Shiprock qnd then to Gallup and then back over to Holbrook, Arizona......












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" A million years ago Eduardo and his buddy, Dennis, were driving across America.....back in the sixties.....they were seventeen....a couple of farm boys doing the ROUTE 66 thing....."   







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" They broke down in Holbrook...."    







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Dennis' 1960 Ford Falcon had some rear end trouble....and we finally pulled into Holbrook, Arizona on August 20th 1967....it was a Sunday.......









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" Well the Ford dealer was closed on Sunday so Eduardo and Dennis pretended that they were Angie Dickinson's bra cups...."    






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Anyway, being Sunday, Eduardo and Dennis used some of their remaining money to get a motel room and wait till Monday morning....


.....I don't know where we stayed.....but it had a pool and we swam in it because it was hot in Arizona...











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.....Route 66 starts in Chicago and ends in Santa Monica, California.....it was the most famous road in America back in the old days.....





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Eduardo and Dennis killed some time by going to the movies.....



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We saw HOTEL and "Fahrenheit 451"......












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The next day Eduardo and Dennis went down to the FORD dealer in Holbrook.......







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We spent all day hanging around....they said the rear end was shot.....they said they had to send to Gallup to get the part......  Roll Eyes





There was a salesman wandering around....nobody was coming in....so he had nothing to do....every fifteen minutes he took a drink from the drinking fountain......

Dennis named him "Drink-a-water" !!!!!    Hahahahaha!!!!   

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Finally they told us the car would not be ready until tomorrow!!!  



Well, Dennis had EMERGENCY MONEY but we didn't have enough spending cash to get another motel room!   


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