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I need another weekend to recuperate from this weekend--but I'm grateful for all I got done.

     Grateful for what I didn't get done as well--I hadn't yet gotten around to cleaning the closet after last weekend's flooding, and that sure paid off Saturday night when it flooded again. This time I didn't sleep through it, and though it was coming in faster than ever before, me and my itty-bitty pump managed to keep up and keep the water just in the closet. Whew!

     Got up at 6 after a rotten night to find another storm bearing down--but thank God it didn't rain quite hard enough to start the flooding all over again, just got me so jittery I wore myself out!

     And with all that fun, it was a treat indeed to get a comment from Shanra on one of my old hyarmi stories (a decade old, now!). I needed something good in my in-box after that restless night!

     Now, to get away from all the flooding babble, I got some fun photos of Shado today, as I was lying on my bed-on-the-floor during one of my breaks from cleaning. Got one of him doing his own cleaning, and was delighted to also finally get a photo of his amusing flehmen response--Shado sticking out his tongue!
Where I'm At:
'Hope's Passage' editing run 2: pg 113 of 121
Emotional Status:
exhausted beat
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On August 17th, 2009 02:09 am (UTC), brezzydal commented:
Sorry to hear about another flooding night. So glad you were able
to contain it. I hope this is the end of it.

The photos of Shado are funny.
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On August 17th, 2009 11:12 am (UTC), shout_of_joy replied:
Me too! I'm sure you don't want to feel like you're really back in Minnesota by having to deal with THAT!

Glad you enjoyed them! =)
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On August 17th, 2009 07:17 pm (UTC), shanra commented:
Now I'm glad I didn't get around to reading this when I'd put it on my to-do list. Now it's brought you some additional cheer. ^-^
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On August 17th, 2009 09:56 pm (UTC), shout_of_joy replied:
Your timing was exquisite, my dear! =D
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On August 17th, 2009 09:24 pm (UTC), topercolate commented:
*incoherent squeal*

Your kitty has the prettiest eyes! :)

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On August 17th, 2009 09:59 pm (UTC), shout_of_joy replied:
I told him he has a fan, but he doesn't seem terribly impressed. ;)

Hope everything's going well with the new job and life in general!