road diary

The Sounds and Sights of Hasbrouck Heights: Part 1

The Sounds and Sights of Hasbrouck Heights: Part 1

"You British?" the man at the table in front shouted. "You limey fuck!" he added, as the audience erupted in rapturous applause.

I looked down, still gripping the mic like a police baton, and tried to think of something clean, witty and funny to come back with. I snorted, then opened my mouth to respond, but all that came out was a small puff of dust.

 

This was going to be a long weekend...

Fear and Loathing in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

Fear and Loathing in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

I don't remember taking any of these photos...

My head throbbed as I squinted at the clock to see it was 11:20am. I'd just realised I'd left my drivers license in New York, and I had to pick up a rental car 20 minutes ago   ...in Pennsylvania.