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The garbage bins and the paper and the recycling were at the curb when I turned in to my driveway after work on Wednesday night. The inside front door and the garage door were both wide open. The barbecue was on. The sat-radio was blaring away. There was a half-naked man in my kitchen.
Well, that sure beats coming home to a quiet empty house.
Yes, W is home for a while. He drove through four provinces in two days to get here because there’s too much damned rain in Ontario. Also, he thinks he needs to be here with me to face the scary appointments and doctors at the University hospital. This works for me. Plus he shops for groceries and he cooks and he cleans up the dishes. He pours my wine.
Speaking of wine, this one from B.C. is devilishly good, just like the label says. Or my taste buds have fermented and gone to hell. It’s a toss-up really. All I know for sure is that I’m not telling you how much of it I consumed in the three hours between getting home and going to bed.
Today I went and got a seasonal haircut. By that I mean there’s no guessing now about the size of my ears. The weather is lovely and hot and I’ve got a couple of fans going for the first time this summer. I will NOT be complaining about the heat. Somebody slap me if I do.
Our grass is green, our trees are tall. Two squirrels, a jack rabbit and a duck dropped by for our barbecue. The magpies have decided our backyard is a good place for their afternoon squabbles. And we just might get a deliciously diabolical thunderstorm tonight.
So yeah. Life is good.
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Where in the world am I today?
Santorini! This is the spot I’m most excited to see, because my brother liked it the most when he visited Greece. And this trip was lovingly planned for all of us to remember him.
I’ve heard the red wine in Greece is an acquired taste, so I will do the polite thing and try to acquire a taste for it. Because Canadian tourists are supposed to be known for how ridiculously polite they are. I would not like to disillusion anyone about that. No hanging over the balcony railings here!
floccinaucinihilipilification (flocci nauci nihili pili fication) (n) the act or habit of describing or regarding something as unimportant, of having no value, or of being useless.
Jazzy discovered an Evil Squirrel’s Nest and her life will never be the same.
Evil Squirrel’s Nest’s First Annual Contest Of Whatever! “…..Your entry for this contest can have any subject matter you so desire…. but it must include at least one each of the following…..a squirrel, a possum and a unicorn.”