5/17/10: Inca Trail, Peru
I’d like to introduce you to The Woman Who Asks Inane Questions (and Thus Ruins the Magical Storytelling Atmosphere for the Rest of Us). She will henceforth be referred to as TWWAIQ. You must imagine her speaking voice as an annoying, nasally and British. For full effect.
Marco: …and then the Incans fled to Machu Picchu, but the Spanish-
TWWAIQ: Is Vilcabamba where the Spaniards finally defeated the Incans?
M: So, as I was saying. Many Incans fled to Machu Picchu. No one knows if the Spanish managed to-
TWWAIQ: Where is Vilcabamba?
M: points It’s that way.
M: As I was saying…
M: points up You can see the avocado growing here.
TWWAIQ: points Is that an avocado tree?
M: … Yes…
And that’s how it’s been the last three days. I think I’ve had enough. But other than TWWAIQ, day three on the trail has been great. A short walk, a long nap, and the opportunity for showers (none of the Currys took advantage, but everyone else did). Perfecto.
Picture of the Day: There are two Currys in this picture.