Friday, August 10, 2007

A Rainy Friday in August

Call me crazy but I caught the scent of fall in the air today. I walked down the driveway to get the mail and somewhere behind the smell of rain and wet grass, I smelled autumn. Yeah, I know I'm jumping the gun but I can't help it. Two more weeks of August and then it will be September and my sluggish summer brain will finally kick into gear.

That, at least, is the plan.

My second favorite household chore is ironing. My first being, hitting my head on the top bunk bed until I faint.
--Erma Bombeck


Anonymous Carol said...

I must agree totally with you Barbara. The past few evenings here have been a tad crisp.

August 11, 2007 4:59 AM  
Anonymous Brandy said...

I want to be wherever y'all are because here in SC, it has been the hottest summer I think we've ever had. Triple digits several times this week!

I cannot wait for Fall, it's my favorite time of year!

August 12, 2007 4:12 PM  
Anonymous georg said...

Yesterday, Wegmans was putting out the Halloween candy. GRrrrr.

August 13, 2007 6:19 AM  
Anonymous Mia said...

I hear d the crickets the other night. And I did smell autumn in the early morning air. And I am a bit further south. I hope autumn comes because that means rain.

August 13, 2007 1:25 PM  
Anonymous medusa said...

Out in sunny California I always smell the first scent of Fall in August sometime. It has not been there yet! I am waiting patiently. One of my favorite times!

August 13, 2007 6:23 PM  
Anonymous Viqi French said...

Same here in Chicago with the sudden weather vibe of Fall. And I didn't like it one bit! lol

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August 15, 2007 6:38 PM  

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