5 hours ago
Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Hot Enough Fer Ya?
Well, I ran my mower around the yard anyway. About all I really did was knock down some tall weeds, clip the heads off of a bunch of white clover and vacuumed up the leaves.
Yeah, all of the boxwood trees are starting to drop leaves already. About the only way I knew where I had traveled with the mower was the track of missing leaves.
I has been hot. This is I think our 8th day in a row of over 90 degrees. And July just started. This is August weather, not June weather.
I said all winter that we would pay for the mild winter we had; I just wasn't sure how we would pay for it.
I think I know how now.
We are planning on having a little family get together here on the Fourth, and the last few days of getting things ready has been pure Hell. I am getting about half of what I wanted to get done accomplished, because I am spending half my time recuperating from heat stroke.
But we will be party ready, come party time.
At noon tomorrow the preparation stops and the party begins, I won't have everything done, but I'll be the only person that knows that.
Unless I tell the Young'un.
Then EVERYBODY will know what didn't get done.