It was easy to have your speed creep up on the long, straight stretches. We got a kick out of the Burma Shave road signs that reminded us to watch how fast we were going. For example:
“Slow down pa,
Ma has missed,
Signs four and five.
We spent about an hour at the Gas ‘N Grub. The owner was real nice, and Larra told her about our positive experiences with dental work in Los Algodones. For a store in the middle of nowhere, she did a brisk business. We even got to pet the burros.