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Summer is upon US…
by Ed Matlack

Monday, June 21, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Naturish...?






I refuse to complain,

About the heat, cause its lame,

Not that I to the cold lay any claim,

But I said last winter I wouldn’t,

So I guess that means since some would it recall,

That about the heat complaining I shouldn’t…

 

In the 90’s (32.2 C) here in the good old Barrens,

What seem to it enjoy of the heat are the Herons,

Oh yes the humidity will be rising quite soon,

A little rain we could use, but please God no monsoon…

 

Even at night the temps don’t get below 75F (23.8C),

As long as I have A/C I find I can easily survive,

In fact for the most part I can more easily thrive,

Better than it being extremely cold and snowy,

And it is certainly much better than being cool and blowy…

 

 

© ed ~ 5/21/10

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Reviewed by Patrick Granfors 6/26/2010
Plus you can go to the beach and not freeze your ass off! Patrick
Reviewed by Roger Ochs 6/22/2010
I'll take it over the snow any day.
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 6/22/2010
Glad you finally got some good hot weather. We've had plenty. Forecast: sunny. Hot. Humid. Repeat. LOL! Well done, Ed.

(((HUGS))) love and continued prayer, Karla.
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 6/22/2010
Yo shoulda spared some of that ice/snow yer complained/whined about in winter an' don' bother yer family with weather forecast. (Ma is still waiting for that fan de luxe you promised!)

Pee Weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 6/22/2010
Send some heat this way..it is the coldest winter in SOUTH AFRICA this year I THINK...even the worldcup turned cold for us....hehehehe....laduuuuuuuuma!!

Love Tinky
Reviewed by neerja gandhi 6/22/2010
preferring summer.. for it can be dealt with is definitely warm enough to cool...but in Bombay, a humid place, i like winters and monsoon the best.. Nice write,Ed. Good wishes..neerja
Reviewed by Georg Mateos 6/22/2010
Yo shoulda spared some of that ice/snow yer complained/whined about in winter an' don' bother yer family with weather forecast. (Ma is still waiting for that fan de luxe you promised!)

EDvard(k) Ole Brother

Reviewed by Dayvid Graybill 6/21/2010
I certainly like the heat better than the cold. Of course here in CO the humidity is quite low.

Peace,
Dayvid
Reviewed by David Maclellan 6/21/2010
I'll swap you some of your sunshine for the grey clouds and rain I have here 'Down Under'. Getting towards the middle of winter here in Sydney, such a waste of beautiful beaches. Loved your take on the fickle weather Ed
Best regards,
David
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 6/21/2010
Spring has been wonderful, Summer will be...summer, glorious i am sure!
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 6/21/2010
We have seen nothing of summer here yet and the spring provided very little sunshine... ...but like you, I am not complaining. Love and peace, Ed,

Regis



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