Sunday, looks like it will be a good day…

Up at 3:30 a.m., Boza and I walked and ate breakfast. Then I went to town after leaving Boza hiding under the bed and refusing to come out. He heard me grab the car keys and that means town, a place he prefers not to go, unless he has to…

I dreamed of going to the petrol station and filling the tank on the car, going to the grocery store and then off to the market. I was going to take pictures and do some shopping. Well, I got the car filled and went to the store. That worked perfect, then I tried to go to the market and found the issue for the day. Everyone and their brother in-law was there. I mean the cars were parked all the way into town and the market is about half a kilometer out of town. The fields were full around the market, with cars, there had to be two or three thousand people there. It looked like the term crazy was invented for such an event…

I tried to get near to the place and finally after a babushka gave me the death look of an evil eye. I decided that life is too short to deal with this. I found a tiny spot and turned around, I noticed that the bank I turned around at had 36 people standing in line using the ATM. I had time to count them for I was stuck for 5 minutes trying to get back on the road. Then I did what any sane man would do…

imagesI went and got something to eat…

The actual town itself was empty and open. I could do what I wanted there. So I went to the meat pie shop and bought two pizzas and two sasiska v tyestye. They look like corn dogs in America, but no corn…

Then I ate the two dogs and kept the two small pizzas for later today. They had dog on them also, just sliced up into small pieces…

imagesNo! The other dog…

We do not eat dog in Russia, we may eat horse and pony, but no cats and dogs…

I then did some more food shopping since, it was so easy to get around and then went home…

Sorry, but no market images. I lied…

Therefore, two out of three items were accomplished and in Russia that means a perfect day. Plus I fed my belly and got pizza for when I am hungry again…

Now that is why I love Russia…

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4 thoughts on “Sunday, looks like it will be a good day…

  1. Listen to Boza – she is smart! Above dog looks like my main PIA, “Minnowsuke”…My smart dog is Yinsuede, an almost 8 year old hybrid wolf. Keep out of crowds…they are NOT healthy for you in any instance!

    Sweet dreams, love to all,

    Moi

  2. Yes Boza is smart and I agree with you about crowds. I have reached a point in my life that I can not stand huge groups of people anymore. Strange, at one time that is all I did was deal with huge crowds of people…

  3. i have looked at all of your pics. it makes me wish i was there. i married a russian girl and really like it there. i’ll be glad when the day comes i can go there full time. the city life in st.p is nice but i really love the villages. americans can’t understand how nice it is. hard but nice. the people really are good. i hope one day to have a place in a village and grow my own food, eat the food, drink the best beer, and just live close to nature. keep it up.

    charles

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