Sundown in Marathon

It’s been a windy, but cool day today with a threat of rain for the next 3 days. Lots of clouds so I thought the sunset might be good tonight. Decided to walk around and see what I could find.

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Pretty easy to find a train, these guys stay busy all day and night.
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Just like that it was gone…very short one. It will probably be back soon.
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Ahh-yes….there it comes.
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Roadside wildflowers

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Even the birds were enjoying the show
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Wow…anybody that was inside watching TV should be ashamed.
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Roadside Thistle
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I enjoyed the show and hope you did too!

Alpine Texas 

Went to Alpine today. It was time to do some grocery shopping and laundry.

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Tumbleweed laundry and Coffee shop with Cow Dog Food Truck

 

After our clothes were done we had lunch at El Patio. Great place to have some very good Mexican food!!

Alpine Train station
Alpine Texas train Station. These tracks are for freight and Amtrak

 

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Union Pacific train, this is the same one that comes by our campground several times a day and night. The train horns are very loud….yep I know.
Mural
Wonderful mural across from the train station
Marathon Texas Target store

 

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Jackrabbit coming out to play about sundown

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