“The next morning, in the presence of two deputies from the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Department, the cowboy sat, elbows on his knees, face protected from the light of day by a latticework of fingers, and tried to remember shooting Edward Delaney. He sucked in air, and smelled burnt powder. He breathed out, and caught a whiff of high-proof mucus. He remembered nothing.”
The End of the Rodeo for the World’s Greatest Cowboy - Mike Riggs for The Awl
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Sheriff Posts This Controversial Warning Sign To Everyone Entering His Town, Here’s The Best Part… "I believe that the vast majority of my citizens here in Harris County agree with what’s on that sign." Randy DeSoto November 25, 2015 at 1:16pm