November 28th, 2009

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chronological report

8:10 a.m. arrived Crump's Nursery in McKinney, Texas. Observed tables of Christmas poinsettias and
kolanchoe. Purchased a pink kolanchoe, cost: 5 dollars.

Poinsettia and Butterfly

10:20 a.m. arrived Fair Park butterfly house. Observed zebra longwings, julia frittillary and spicebrush swallowtail in an indoor two story glassed tropical facility. Observed skippers and a gulf fritillary
on an outdoor stand of flowers.

11 a.m. arrived Dallas Museum of Natural Science and History. Observed fossils of dinosaurs, giant turtles, woolly mammoth, ammonite and prehistoric fish. Saw stuffed fauna of a more modern vintage.

11:30 a.m. arrived Good Records, lowest Greenville Avenue, Dallas, Texas. Observed a vast array of unheralded alternative CDs, and a vast lack of array of customers.

12 noon Lunch, Blue Goose Mexican restaurant. Lunch menu: tortilla soup for this correspondent, a huge taco plate for accompanying individual.

12:45 p.m. flagship store, Half-Priced Books, Northwest Highway. purchase: a CD of recorder songs by the Flanders Quartet. Noted: Marilyn Manson book apparently came with an intact leaf of cannabis sativa
as a bookmark.

5:30 p.m. walked dogs. Watched them watch rabbits.

6:20 p.m. ate Wasa crackers