We watched surfers and seals and long lines of pelicans and we talked to the nice Coast Guard person who was inside this:
The Long Beach peninsula is miraculous. We hiked all over. We read books. We listened to music.
As for Lewis and Clark. They were only successful because the people who were already here ie the Natives, fed them and sheltered them and showed them how to get their sorry asses across raging bodies of water. The hubris. Clark brought his slave, York, the first Black man to cross the continent.
White guys, always taking all the credit.
The katz think the entire house belongs to them. And they can leave clumps of hair and barf wherever they please. Dried barf is especially lovely when you've been gone a few days.