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Hot and Bothered

There are a few little things that I really look forward to.  One of them is relaxing while I enjoy an uninterrupted meal.  All of you oil field gate guards will know what I am talking about. The gate slows down, you finally get to go inside the RV for a few minutes, you just set down to eat that sandwich and then DING! DING!   Enough to make you crazy!

Light tower, generator, fuel dump

About noon on Saturday, we had just finished a round of 100 rock trucks that had started the previous day.  Everybody knows keeping those rock

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It is what it is

Home Sweet Home– Montague County,TX

Being an oilfield gate guard, you have certain givens that are not going to change.

You will not be able to stray far from that sign that says STOP.
There will be dust.
It will be noisy.
Every day is different, one day bleeds into the next.  What day is it anyway?

It is hard to establish any sort of routine.  Miss K and I struggled with the shift schedules for at least the first two weeks we were here.  We finally settled on a 3 to 3 shift. When we tell someone that, they usually cock a quizzical

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