Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Not Exactly a Winter Wonderland

A few degrees shy of eighty, bright sun intermittently obscured by darting little cumuli, wind; wind gusting well into twenty-something miles per hour, wind that caused the transformer a couple blocks over to blow-out so loudly that one instinctively ducked. And then it somehow blew out again. And again. (Unless it was different transformers . I would have thought a given transformer could only explode once.) And so the power is out. And so I sit on the balcony, watching the willow whip, kept company by Floyd (who is watching the street, hoping for another glance of those kids on their new mini-motorcycles, thinking how much he'd like to catch one.) I'm not complaining. This is alright by me.

1 comment:

  1. Merry Christmas, Slimbo. We're glad you are posting on Christmas Day in spite of gusty winds and blown transfkrmers

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