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I am pleased that...

     The weather forecasters totally botched it on Monday. The humidity was ghastly, but it was cloudy most of the day, and didn't quite make 80. Made for a much more bearable walk home!

     I got to talk to the caretaker last night; the work he's going to do to try to ward future flooding is all outside--so I was able to start moving stuff back into my room at last! After five days, I can use my computer again! =D (The whole rest of this week will probably be catch-up and clean-up, but at least I have the option of doing creative/computer stuff now.)

     And I'm only 228th in line at the library for the 7th Harry Potter book--already down over 100 places from where I was a week ago!

Emotional Status:
restless restless
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On July 24th, 2007 07:04 pm (UTC), hyarmi_records replied:
Glad to hear that! I need to reread 5 sometime, and just enjoy the bits I did like.

And yay for brothers to mooch books off of! ;)
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On July 25th, 2007 11:27 am (UTC), hyarmi_records replied:
Good to know! ;)
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On July 25th, 2007 08:15 am (UTC), saiena commented:
I finished it again last night, and enjoyed it just as much the second time. And I have to say, I no longer think five is so bad. I've read it four times now, and actually quite like it. Through my last read it was GoF that got on my nerves and I couldn't wait for it to be over ^_^

Yay for getting to move stuff back in, so sorry to hear that you flooded :( Definitely no fun.

Here's to hoping the weather continues to defy the forecasters.
On July 25th, 2007 11:29 am (UTC), hyarmi_records replied:
Looks like the heat wave won't be as long or as hot as originally predicted--I'm glad for that!

Is the flooding affecting your area?
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On July 25th, 2007 08:54 am (UTC), silvanime commented:
I'm very pleased to hear that things are getting back to normal in your apartment and that the weather is good.

Just can't get into the HP hype, I'm afraid. 5 did a pretty good job of killing it for me. Maybe I'll get around to 6 & 7 one day.
On July 25th, 2007 11:32 am (UTC), hyarmi_records replied:
Every day of reprieve helps in the weather department. =P Will take a while to get 'back to normal' but at least the kitchen isn't so cluttered with stuff anymore.

You should! 6 more than makes up for 5, and I do believe it's my favorite at present.
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On July 25th, 2007 09:19 am (UTC), ladylight commented:
Ack, your place flooded? :X That happened to my grandparents' flat once - the smell was hideous! You poor thing. Hope everything's drying out and coming good (though if it's humid heat that won't be helping much, will it? argh).

Potter *twitch* Afraid I'm with Beth, there - 5 & 6 left me so cold I'm in no hurry to rush to 7. One day, maybe. (Or maybe if I get really desperate for something to read in English!)

Here's to quick-drying apartments and fast-moving library queues ;)
On July 25th, 2007 11:35 am (UTC), hyarmi_records replied:
The smell was hideous last Thursday and Friday. Thank God the weather was cool and not humid until Sunday noon, and by then all the drying was complete. =)

*shakes head* I can't comprehend leaving a fun story unfinished. (Well, unending stories like Jordan and Goodkind are a different matter ;)

It's dry! I just have oodles of catch-up with money stuff, downloading stuff, and putting stuff back while trying to do some sorting and purging.