Sunday, September 17, 2006

Weather or not

The sun showed up this morning,


the clouds came after noon,


the rain is pouring as I write,


I'll post the next change soon.

Update 9/18/06, 5:30 p.m.

The rain stuck around for more than 24 hours, except for brief respites every now and then. It was raining when I went to work this morning and still raining when I left the office at 5:00 p.m. today. Twenty minutes later, though, I arrived home to this:


These vivid shades of blue were worth the wait.

8 comments:

  1. What gorgeous photos Velvet, love the sun ray one. More of the same please :)
    Sandy

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  2. i think it is fall here.

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  3. Nice poem! I wonder what happened after the rain...

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  4. Glad to see the weather's as consistent there as it is this side of the lake!

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  5. I wanted rain so Sunday afternoon I talked Astrid and Ingrid into going out in the front yard and doing a "rain dance". Each made up words to a song and ran around the yard hollering them. It started to rain...and i know they think they caused it. We believe more strongly when young. Old age bring our doubts to surface. Rain is gone here, but my world seems cleaner.

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  6. Thanks, Sandy. I find sun rays so much more interesting than just plain sunshine.

    Patsy, I WISH it were fall here.

    Janet, thanks. I'll post an update just for you.

    TC, weather, weather everywhere -- we can't get away from it.

    Sweet Sister, that's cute. Tell those girls not to dance quite so hard next time; they get us wet clear down in Louisiana.

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  7. What a treat, Velvet, your poetry and photography. I love that spectacular blue sky!

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  8. Thanks, Sunflower. That blue sky looked even more beautiful in person, especially after so much rain.

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