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House portrait: aprons

Look at all those aprons! I must cook ALL THE TIME.*

Lubbock, Texas
photographed 2.17.2019

*Nope. But I’m set for aprons if the feeling strikes.

House portrait: pantry

For various reasons*, I wasn’t feeling it over the weekend when I should have been outside somewhere making photos. So I walked around my house to see what I could find.

Those Big Bend glasses were my dad’s; getting something like that on a trip was not something he did often (or at all), so I don’t know what was going on to inspire the purchase. But the idea of my dad buying those glasses and getting them home and then never using them is sometimes** enough to bring tears to my eyes.

We use them a lot; we’ve got these things that make giant, spherical ice cubes*** that fit nicely into these glasses. Then add whiskey or something similar…

Lubbock, Texas
photographed 2.17.2019

*Saturday – the wind was blowing approximately 1,000 miles/hour. And it was dusty.
Sunday – it was cold. Also, I was lazy.

**Always.

***I guess they’re not really ice cubes if they’re spheres, but you know what I mean.

1873

There’s a chimney around back that’s painted up like a tequila bottle. Just in case you were wondering…

an out-of-business restaurant
Lubbock, Texas
photographed 2.10.2019

Glass work

 

This is the same out-of-business from yesterday. I always like the mixture of glass textures on this 3×3 grid at the front entrance.

an out-of-business restaurant
Lubbock, Texas
photographed 2.10.2019

Winners never quit

Winners never quit: it says so right there on the restaurant wall.

Also: the restaurant has gone out of business.

Ah…irony.

an out-of-business restaurant
Lubbock, Texas
photographed 2.10.2019

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