Saturday, November 28, 2009

Quote du jour/Michael

We sent pictures of the snow via cell phone to our son Michael who is visiting friends in Chicago, and this is his text back to us:

I rreeeeeeallly hope the snow stays and we don't see rain again til spring! can't wait to ride!! [he is referring to snowboarding]

4 comments:

  1. My son would comply with that, he'll have to wait, he's in Malawi at the moment, far from any snow, which is painful for a devoted snowboarder.
    I wonder if you are still without power, thank heavens you have your wonderful generator now, a sound investment.
    It all sounds so cosy and beautiful, I'm sure there are challenges that those of us in more temperate climates can't imagine, meanwhile, I'm jealous!
    Carole

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  2. Wow, I'll bet! Still no power at 11.30 am Sunday, but we've seen some trucks out and about, and the website says we should have it by afternoon. Oh yeah, challenges- can't wash dishes, or do laundry, or use humidifier. The hot water is gone so no showers today. Not complaining - we are doing okay, but eager for the power to come back. A lot of the state has been out because of winds, but our area lost it because of heavy snow. Not as bad as those floods in your land.

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  3. Love the Who link...glad you are warm and toasty and well prepared for winter.

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  4. Thanks, Susan. 40 1/2 hours without power! The washer and dishwasher ran for ages when we got it back!

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