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The Song Mexico and the confrontation with the Federales

Posted on April 23, 2017 with 0 comments
The Song Mexico and the confrontation with the Federales

The song Mexico may still be around but the real story is the drunken confrontation between me and my friend Jim O’Connor and the Federales outside of Monterey Mexico. They wouldn’t let us pass and I was waving my American passport around yelling obscenities and Jim was trying to calm things down. Things were getting dicey. These Federales were a couple of rough looking hombres. I remember the uniforms were frayed. I think we were lucky to get out of there alive. I didn’t put this part in the song – the song was pure fiction. Looking back maybe I should have…