October 31

Floydada: 4 of 4

(All the way back in the last century, my son, Nathan, was ill*, and as a result our family participated in a Make a Wish trip. His friend Dennis went with us on the trip. We went on the annual Wish Flight, where kids from all around the country were flown to Dallas, then to Orlando, via a chartered plane. Nathan and Dennis decided to amuse themselves by pretending we were going to Floydada [a small town on the Texas High Plains], rather than Florida. They videotaped various participants in the event – the CEO of American Airlines, a Dallas Cowboys cheerleader, flight attendants, etc. – talking about how excited they were to be going to FLOYDADA. It was funnier, maybe, than it sounds, but I have a warm place in my heart for Floydada because of their crazy antics.)

Floydada, Texas

* He’s fine now.

photographed 3.9.2012

Posted on October 31, 2012, in architecture, Photography and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Love the tones, the sky and the wide angle. Really suits the medium of black and white.


  2. Way back in “the time”
    many useful things for sale
    in one location.


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