The test of an adventure is that when you are in the middle of it, you say to yourself, "Oh, now I've got myself into an awful mess; I wish I were sitting quietly at home." And the sign that something is wrong with you is when you sit quietly at home wishing you were out having lots of adventure. -Thornton Wilder

The nice thing about being confused is you get a chance to notice things a lot better than if you knew where you were going.

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Trailer Trash Tuesday


Walnut Grove, Minnesota


I thought I had shown all my trailers from our tour through the Great Plains but found one more. 
I suspect our next trip through the South will yield even more trailers in a sad state of disrepair.





9 comments:

  1. It makes me sad to see all these abandoned places. Makes me wonder what happened to the owners.

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  2. I do wonder about you seeing more in the south...I know comparing here where I live in Indiana to the area I grew up in East Tennessee, I see more of them abandoned here. Such a shame...I am another that always wonders what happened to the people.

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  3. sure will! i've got a few right in my 'hood that i could throw in for ya. :)

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  4. So, do you imagine that the field-workers lived in that? Probably not the guy who owned the farm--but THAT statement just might show what little I know about the riches that automatically flow from farming.

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  5. Scenes like this make me ask why. Did the last owner pass away or did they come upon hard times?

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  6. When you titled this Trailer Trash I didn't think you meant the trailer was the trash. Imagine my surprise!

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  7. These sorts of photos really do make you ask what happened.

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