Salt Lake City, Utah

What a gorgeous town Salt Lake is. We had to do a "drive-by" there...no big meeting...because we had to get down the road to Cheyenne by bedtime. But we ran into a closed freeway and I ended up getting ZERO sleep...not quite enough. 

What a gorgeous town Salt Lake is. We had to do a "drive-by" there...no big meeting...because we had to get down the road to Cheyenne by bedtime. But we ran into a closed freeway and I ended up getting ZERO sleep...not quite enough. 

Never seen so much marble in my life!

Never seen so much marble in my life!

Brigham Young...the campus down the street is equally impressive.

Brigham Young...the campus down the street is equally impressive.

The architects sparred no detail...

The architects sparred no detail...

Celestial lighting is a definite theme throughout 

Celestial lighting is a definite theme throughout 

We were given a private tour of the whole place (which was already locked up, but not for us) by Officer Shawn of the Utah Capitol Police. We had a very warm and engaging talk about theology. Shawn was (and still is...so far) a Mormon. 

We were given a private tour of the whole place (which was already locked up, but not for us) by Officer Shawn of the Utah Capitol Police. We had a very warm and engaging talk about theology. Shawn was (and still is...so far) a Mormon. 

The Mormon Temple used to stand head and shoulders above everything in town. Now it's dwarfed by a gleaming modern skyline.

The Mormon Temple used to stand head and shoulders above everything in town. Now it's dwarfed by a gleaming modern skyline.