Roughing It - Chapter 8

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Roughing It - Chapter 8
The Pony Express—Fifty Miles Without Stopping—"Here he Comes"—Alkali Water—Riding an Avalanche—Indian Massacre
 
 

Mark has a brief encounter with a Pony Express rider. He discovers alkali water which somehow elevates him above the folks back home, experiencing the unusual. This he equates with site seers in the Alps venturing onto heights where they should not be.

 

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