well, shoot

Damn it, NaBloPoMo! Why you gotta be like this?

I’m tired. It’s Antarcticanian cold here. I’m exercising restraint and not raising the thermostat (and instead tumbling the fleece sheets in the dryer- is that really an improvement in the energy output department?), and I am hating my life. I don’t really hate my life (see: Soren), but I strongly dislike being cold. STRONGLY. The next three days aren’t supposed to be warmer than 40 degrees, and snow is in the forecast. Damned snow with its cold and its slippy properties. My desk at the school where I spent today (confined to my desk, writing reports) is in a corner of the building that juts out, meaning that my desk has only large, hollow, painted bricks between me and not very many degrees. I’m thinking that it may be necessary to relocate my desk for winter, because my little corner gets ICY. The walls are incredibly frigid and the surrounding airspace isn’t much better. Brrr. AND our hot water heater went kaput again this morning, leaving me driving madly to the gym for a quick shower. Wet hair is totally a good way to stay warm when it’s winter. Plus, Soren was unsettled all night and let me sleep for only a few minutes at any given time. Yow. AND the room was brr.

Ok, I’ve run out of synonyms for ‘cold.’ NaBloPoMo OUT.

About lindswing

Once upon a time, I was born, grew up a little bit, did some stuff, and now I have a blog. I deeply respect the Oxford comma.
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3 Responses to well, shoot

  1. anastasia says:

    It’s not winter yet it’s still fall do not say such things the weather CAN HEAR YOU.

    NONONONONONONO

  2. Gaby says:

    You could always move back to beautiful Southern California. Here’s the current 5 day weather forecast for my neck of the woods:

    Nov 12 Today
    Sunny. High 79F. Low around 50F. Winds light and variable.
    Nov 13 Tomorrow
    Mainly sunny. Warm. High around 80F. Low 51F. Winds light and variable.
    Nov 14 Sunday
    Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 50s.
    Nov 15 Monday
    Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 50s.
    Nov 16 Tuesday
    Abundant sunshine. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 50s.

    Dang!

  3. lindswing says:

    Corie, the weather has clearly already decided that it’s winter; I am merely calling it out on its inappropriate timing.

    Gaby, I’ll be there in a week. Just kidding; it’ll be closer to 10 days from now.

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