Category Archives: personal

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

09:39 – It was 33.6F (1C) when I took Colin out at 0645, mostly clear, chilly, and breezy. Our first real frost of the season is forecast for Wednesday. It seems that I have some sort of lung infection. Before … Continue reading

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Monday, 16 October 2017

09:21 – It was 52.6F (11.5C) when I took Colin out at 0700, overcast, damp, breezy, and nasty. I’ve been ill since early this month. It started with some congestion and insomnia, which I almost never suffer from. My temperature … Continue reading

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Sunday, 15 October 2017

09:17 – It was 55.5F (13C) when I took Colin out at 0700, mostly clear. Lows this week are to be in the 30’s, so our first frost and perhaps a hard freeze isn’t far off. Barbara is getting ready … Continue reading

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Saturday, 14 October 2017

09:06 – It was 54.5F (12.5C) when I took Colin out at 0625, mostly cloudy. Cooler weather is starting to move in. Our low temperature on Monday is forecast to be just above freezing. I’m trying to get my application … Continue reading

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Friday, 13 October 2017

09:21 – Friday the 13th falls on a Friday this month. It was 55.5F (13C) when I took Colin out at 0625, overcast and drizzling. Barbara is heading for the gym and supermarket. Until June of this year, news articles … Continue reading

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Thursday, 12 October 2017

09:13 – It was 60.9F (16C) when I took Colin out at 0615, partly cloudy. They’re still working on the house next door, but it looks as though things are winding down. The last few days, the flooring guy’s truck … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 11 October 2017

08:13 – It was 66.4F (19C) when I took Colin out at 0630, dark and overcast. Barbara is going to the gym this morning and then driving down to Winston this afternoon to have dinner with a friend and then … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 10 October 2017

09:17 – It was 66.3F (19C) when I took Colin out at 0715, with full overcast and a heavy fog. We ended up getting just short of 5 inches (12.5 cm) of rain. I got email from a reader asking … Continue reading

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Monday, 9 October 2017

08:44 – It was 68.0F (20C) when I got up this morning at at 0620, pouring down rain. It was 0730 before the rain slacked off enough to take Colin out. We’ve had 4.6 inches (11.7 cm) so far, and … Continue reading

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Sunday, 8 October 2017

09:34 – It was 66.1F (19C) when I took Colin out at 0625, overcast and foggy with a light mist in the air. The rain is supposed to get heavier through the afternoon and into the evening, with heavy rain … Continue reading

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