Day 55: Gila Bend to Dateland

Posted: May 5, 2014 in America: Miami to San Francisco

Isaac was someone I will not easily forget – a truly generous and meek man, showing true hospitality to a stranger! A heart that will be rewarded 🙂

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30 miles in 2 1/4 hours, not bad progress into a slight headwind. It’s forecast to get BLOWY after 12 so rushing to arrive. It’s only 10.15am now with 20 miles left. Pit stop for cold fizzy pop and a mega size twix 🙂

Entering Yuma county:

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Check out my head/camera in bottom left of sign. Hadn’t noticed when I took the photo.

Temperature maxed out at 102 degrees today, glad to have found an RV park/camp site in Dateland with cold showers, pool and lots of shade! The owners took pity on me, fed me ice cream and let me do my laundry.

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Bliss! Feels like I am on holiday (vacation) this afternoon. Wind has arrived now but I don’t care as I’m in the pool!

Expenditure £14.67

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Comments
  1. sanbenacres2 says:

    Sorry I haven’t been looking at your blogs lately. Been very busy taking care of that senior citizen. But even though I haven’t followed your blogs, I have been praying for you. You have seen some wonderful countryside along your way. But you have also had some rough days. You are a person that endeavors to persevere. You are going to make it. I sure hope many send donations to help the children without parents. God Bless You!

  2. sanbenacres2 says:

    By the way you look great!

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