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  • 1252 days, 3 hours, 30 minutes, 32 seconds ago

Tyler, Briefly

My second audit trip of the year came and went, but Tyler, TX, while full of pleasantly friendly people, was not nearly as picturesque as Charlottesville. Some highlights: we did get ‘upgraded’ to a gigantic pickup truck by the short-of-regular-sized-automobiles rental car agency. When in Texas, I suppose. Neither myself or my travel partner ever got to augment the experience by driving it around the loop with a ten gallon cowboy hat on. Maybe next time. No real photographic experiences on this trip beyond the daily snapshots.

Here’s hoping that my future trips to Austin & Conroe (North Houston), Texas and Bakersfield, CA 1) offer more eye-pleasing scenery and 2) are with the same sorts of open, easy-going auditees. We’re internal auditors after all, not the Inquisition.