Climbing out of Sumpter to Sumpter Pass Heart 3 Comment 0 to comment or reply The first climb, which started just as we left Sumpter was about 870 feet on just over 4 miles, followed by a 6 mile, 1000 foot drop. Heart 6 Comment 0 to comment or reply We stopped at Chucks Little Diner and Jen ordered a veggie sandwich that she liked a lot and I ordered a delicious cheeseburger that was pretty good. Whitney sprang up as a lumber town when the Sumpter Valley railroad reached here in 1901 Heart 2 Comment 0 to comment or reply Tipton was followed by another great down hill. Little Bill: I don't deserve this. Now he's pullin' a wagon up in Kansas. You boys sure look civilized. Now if your were to point a pistol at a king or a queen you hands would shake as though palsied Barber: Well, I wouldn't point no pistol at nobody, sir.
Buzzards gotta eat, same as worms. Greed clarifies, cuts through and captures the essence of the evolutionary spirit. A gunman of their type had to be more than merely a man whose hand was quicker and whose eye was truer than the average man. Oh, and to avoid the heat forecast for tomorrow. By humans I think, not ghosts. We are still a relatively young country and the rugged individual of the western hero personifies the protector of the defenseless against greedy, violent men — and even though flawed, the western hero triumphs because of his inherent heroic spirit.
Josey Wales: I reckon so. A bunch of bloody savages! We wore them because we belonged to the five civilized tribes. It's just for looking through. Now if you apologize, like I know you're going to, I might convince him that you really didn't mean it. But all downhil to Prairie City from here! You see, my mule don't like people laughing. But it's not for eating. The in Cambridge and the motel in Baker City are recent examples.
As we descended we saw the others climbing and were thankful it wasn't us. You're a lot of savages, that's what you all are. Yet I feel that if I ever do write anything of lasting merit it will be fiction laid in the early West. We considered taking that route over 26, but the heat combined with limited services and water kept us on the Trans Am. Always wanted to face down one of these pistol fighters they raise all the fuss about. I rate Hardin along with Billy the Kid and Wild Bill Hickok as the three greatest gunmen who ever lived. We told them our land was stolen.
We met a nice lady named at the laundromat. Obviously she plans it so she is camping at at a place with WiFi so she can work, but it sound like a great setup. Here's a personal favourite:- English Bob: Well, there's a dignity in royalty. Peter and his fancy foreign languages. I made this point clear in that latest western I mentioned above, though my main character was drawn from Hendry Brown rather than Hardin in that case.
. I was building a house! Some day I hope to be able to use the life of John Wesley Hardin, either as a biography, or a basis for a historical novel. English Bob: Well, that's a wise policy. The real meaning behind this southern saying is are you going to do something about it or just keep talking? Texas Jack: Hell, I never even heard of something like that. That's just the way it is.
Eastwood certainly made his mark and fortune starring in westerns, taking a chance on them when everyone told he was making a mistake by starting his own production company. Click here to read them. Is it because I choose to retain movie lines and references in my brain at the expense of important information, like remembering where I put my clean underbritches? The lady was nice enough, and when I asked if we could sit in the restaurant and enjoy our overpriced drinks, she reluctantly said ok. Carpetbagger we've got something in this territory called the Missouri boat ride. I mean plumb, mad-dog mean. It occurred to me though that there are also great songs which feature some first class whistling in them. I kind of liked her.
English Bob: A plague on you! If you order a burger in Oregon always tell them no mayo. Near bottom of the west side of Sumpter Pass, I saw a bunch of buildings and a sign, so I went to explore. Gordon Gekko: The point is ladies and gentlemen that greed, for lack of a better word, is good. Will Munny: He should have armed himself if he's gonna decorate his saloon with my friend. Heart 2 Comment 0 to comment or reply There is a cafe and store about a mile past Austin Junction and we stopped for a cold drink.
The stories of real life gunmen, desperados and lawmen were always on his mind and toward the end of his life, he seemed to be moving more and more in the direction of writing a great western novel. So we are rubbing elbows with the power brokers here. Amy offers graphic design services including logo design, product design, social media graphics and much more. ! He gets the crazy idea you're laughin' at him. But they took my horse and made him surrender. Only way to handle them.