Florida, The Weather

It’s Going to be a Busy Weekend

We’re almost directly in the path of hurricane Dorian. (I’m sorry, but I hate that name – I call the storm Dorian Gray)

I’ve been in Florida since 1992, with a rather quick sabbatical in Texas in 1996. The state stopped surprising me after hurricane Andrew ripped my roof off… in 1992. You’d think I’d turn around and leave the way I came after that welcome, but no. Of course not. I never learn.

Several hurricanes later and I’m going through that old routine… and hating every minute of it. What used to be exciting and sometimes terrifying has simply become a major pain in my ass.

All this is to say… someone please send some gas down here so I can power the generator long enough to make coffee.

2 thoughts on “It’s Going to be a Busy Weekend”

    1. After so many years of the same thing, you have to become somewhat numb to it; no one could sustain the type of emotions the media wants us to experience. Every headline is designed to hype us to the point of hysteria… whether there’s a reason to be hysterical or not. I’m getting just a bit tired of the “we’re all gonna die” mentality.

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