"The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function." -F. Scott Fitzgerald
Welcome to southern Idaho.
Drink in those golden windswept plains, the distant purple mountain range, and the huge, pastel, wide-open skies. Beautiful, right?
Of course, this awe-inspiring stretch of landscape is the exact opposite of the forested and foggy charm of my beloved Pacific Northwest.
Which just goes to show that I think Fitzgerald has a very good point.
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I went on a family road trip this summer. For more on my travels, read: