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A brief respite...
by Ed Matlack
Friday, July 20, 2012
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           >> View all 5,717 fact, as I write this, it is but 68 degrees...

Just the other day,

A hundred & five degrees,

Enough to put me on my knees,

Then there was this beautiful day…


Low seventies, that’s right, no more than 70,

Low humidity, though we have had rain,

Gotta admit it’s downright cool,

Not weather to go into the pool…


Yes this I like, it feels just right,

Starting tomorrow back in the 80’s,

And on up from there back to the heat,

But for today we had a brief summer respite…


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Reviewed by Kate Clifford
I love interruptions like that! Here it has been hot too, but today the rain...loving it :-)
Reviewed by jude forese
enjoy the nice weather as long as it lasts ...
Reviewed by John Coppolella
The heated response is to jump in the pool, but for the Vlad the vampire draining of human blood, it is just too sad to see.
Reviewed by Jane Noponen Perinacci
It was so nice to open all the windows! I think it was good of you to write a poem about today!

Love ya!

Reviewed by Richard King
First he's hot, then he's cold,
or he's somewhere in between.
I'd say make up your mind,
but I don't want to sound mean.
Reviewed by Lily of Lough Neagh C. Dennis-Woosley
I have so enjoyed this brief respite, almost like Autumn it is stayed also the same here as it has for you. But alas they are saying here Monday back over 100! :( Well me must enjoy our break while we can.

Love this Ed

Love and Light
Its really a blessing in disguise, to be slowly weaned into a much hotter environ don't you think ha, bless ya!
Reviewed by Paul Berube
Nice cool day here in New Hampshire too, Ed.
Reviewed by Budd Nelson
here too ed but high humidity again
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton
Been raining here for the last seven hours. Never even got into the eighties.
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