ON THE BACK BURNER

June 18

When it is grey outside, and I see the palm trees swaying, I am always surprised when I open the front door and I get slapped in the face by high humidity and heat. It seems like it should be cold. I don't know if my brain will ever get used to forgetting about what cold weather looks like. It looks grey and windy. My body did adjust to being in a tropical environment, but my brain still is holding on to it's old ways. I have become a wimp in the winter , where I wear a jacket when the temperature drops to 70 and a wimp in summer by keeping the AC cranked up, 24 hours, round the clock. I understand that the whole country is having high heat indexes. Now , the good thing about living in Florida is that everything is air conditioned. Not always an option in the mid West. Every now and then, I say a few kind words to my ancient air conditioning system,change the filters and put bleach in a special place that a handy man told me to. I want my AC to really like living in this condo. Nice AC, nice AC.

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29.08 | 13:45

Don't quite know how this got to me but it was on the top line of my computer (not in email) But I really enjoyed it. I truly admire you.

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31.07 | 07:02

Leona, do you have a date or a booked flight that you come back ?

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20.07 | 13:55

Everything sounds so wonderful Leona. Venice will seem boring . I would want to move to Portownsend where the kids are living. All sounds great . Is there?

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19.07 | 12:33

That lavender sounds very nice!

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