Got woken up by lightning this morning. At about the usual time I
get up. Thought someone had driven down the driveway until it
thundered. That was cool! It was also enough to get me up for the
And it’s been thundering off and all all day. Highly unusual for
around here. Thought I saw lightning out of the corner of my eye a
couple of times; but haven’t seen it directly. Yet. And, yes, I have
my video camera going “just in case.”
So, not much going on. It’s finally wet outside (which we really
need!) so I’ve only been out there to make sure my 2-meter antenna
is weathering the breeze and the Caravan isn’t leaking.
SWMBO is off to Shelton and Jury duty. Looks like a 7-9 day trial
unless someone confesses and changes their plea to guilty. She has
to use her vacation time at work or take days without pay. She wants
to keep the Utah trip as planned so it looks like she’ll be about a
half a paycheck short for the next one. Bummer. Too bad you can’t
get your full pay for doing your civic duty.
This change in Wx has given me a slight headache. Just enough of one
that I really don’t feel like cooking dinner; even though I was
going to cook for both of us. Think I’ll take her to Taco Bell if
she gets home soon enough. If not, I’ll go the Dinty Moore route.
Wait, I still have a hot dog that’s been stewing in chili in the
fridge the past couple of days. Hmmm …
SWMBO stopped off at Safeway and got Asian for dinner. Glad she did.
Just after eating I started feeling cold. Like she turned on the air
conditioning or something. It’s an hour later and I’m still
freezing. Think I’ll go take a hot shower and see if that warms me