I had to pass through a police check point, the one there in Hada is inclined to stop me. The reason? I'm on a motorcycle and they don't know what to think of that. This time I followed close behind a water truck. The truck blocked their view since they weren't actually manning the checkpoint properly - it's Ramadan and no one does their job properly in acknowledgment of fasting. I was through the check point and I heard them honk their horn to get my attention, but as they were behind me and it wasn't a siren I just kept going.
The rest of the ride had more interesting finds, a herd of black goats blocking the road and some camels in the trees watching me. Nice stuff. The sand turned nearly red at one point and I thought I was in New Mexico. Good times.