A wedding invitation took DH and me to
this weekend. Utah
As much as I enjoyed the ceremony and the party and the family gathering…
I really disliked the traffic.
This Idaho Potatohead isn’t used to buildings over two stories tall.
Although one of them was up-to-the-ceiling full of splendid art supplies!
But back to the traffic on Interstate 15 through
Salt Lake City--
Too many vehicles all hurtling down the highway--
BIG wheels spinning at eighty miles an hour just a few feet away--
Even when we were out of the city, the pace of the traffic
was well over the posted limit.
Only moments after we passed this distracting sign—
Everything came to a stand still.
When one lane was finally opened up for travel
we crept past a line-up of highway patrol cars, lights blinking.
Then a fender-bender that must have involved at least three vehicles.
Fortunately it didn’t look like the collisions had resulted in serious injuries.
weather is cold and ugly for long periods of time, Idaho
it tends to keep away the crowds.
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