Monday, October 19, 2009

Freeze Tease

This morning when I got in my car to go to work in the wee hours of the morning, the glowing green digits on the thermometer read -1 Celsius. A sober reminder that winter is waiting in the wings. It was only a teaser though, because it warmed up during the day and they are calling for more seasonal temperatures for the rest of the week.

I had to chuckle -- it was as if this dip into sub zero temperatures was a little reminder to get reacquainted with my ice scraper, dig out my gloves, and find my snow brush. It was a little warning - a drill of sorts.

So I will take it in the spirit in which it was given and make sure to wring every bit of warmth and sunshine out of these last weeks of autumn.  Now - off to dig out that stuff ...

3 comments:

  1. Did you say MINUS ONE???

    oh my God. How do you keep warm? i'm sure that's a dumb question, but I am sure I would freeze to death there.

    I wish it would get cooler here, it still feels like summer.

    You take good care there!

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  2. For me, it's difficult to imagine.. it's already 27C here at my desk, early morning at work before we are even open for business, and looks like a real scorcher to come!

    Hope Kidlet is doing OK.. and thanks for the thought provoking post on breast cancer, too.

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  3. Oh my goodness! That's coooold. :/ I'm not looking forward to freezing. Thank heaven Christmas is right in the middle of winter or I wouldn't like it one bit. ;)

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