Saturday, November 16, 2019

Totally Decadent

It was cold and a bit windy on the square in Decatur but I met some great peeps and sold a few books. Two Mormon girls chatted me up and invited me to church which I reluctantly declined. Afterwards, I spent some of my earnings on a double-double at Whataburger. I also had a medium Dr. Pepper milk shake (with vanilla ice cream) -- man, I have become completely addicted to those things. Totally decadent. In all, a good day. Thanks to Kenny for the photo.

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  1. OK, this is kinda awkward, but my recent post did contain the lines: "You got your hair combed back" and "Wayfarers on". So, I don't know if it's life imitating art or vice-versa.

    When I was in college, both at Arlington and Denton, Whataburger was one of my drive-through lunch grabs, between school and work, at least twice a week. In that time frame I reached peak weight, as D-D w/cheese, large fries, and a large, sugary soda will do that to you.

    Nowadays, I'm about 40# under 'peak weight', with enviable BMI and BFI numbers, and I eat - maybe - two or three burgers a month.

    Although, I was about to go to Braum's tonight for a 1/3 pounder with fries, until my oldest son called and happened to say something about 'Manwich' sauce, and I remembered I needed to finish off some sloppy joe mix I'd cooked up earlier in the week.

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  2. I had recently lost those Wayfarers while piling brush for my burn pile. I thought I had accidentally burned them up but a week later while playing with Mae outside, I found them on the ground. Happy me, I can tell you that! That burger was the first I'd had this month and it was delicioso! Looks like the new owners haven't changed the recipe.

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  3. Decatur Whataburger is closed for remodeling. I must ask, why diddle with perfection? You know they're not going to mess with the color scheme, but what if they did? Wood paneling and mahogany tables. A jukebox full of soulful tunes. Free Dr. Pepper popsicles. How about miniskirts for the girls?

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